Information and tips for moving to Maple Grove, MN - The Grove
Maple Grove, located approximately 11 miles northwest of Minneapolis, is home to 62,000 residents and offers small town charm but near the big city life. Maple Grove is one of the fastest growing communities in the state of Minnesota and is known for its great retail area of Shoppes at Arbor Lakes and its medical manufacturing developer that is within the Boston Scientific Corporation.
- Weather in Maple Grove:
|Average precipitation amounts of 30 inches per year, with almost 45 inches of that in snowfall. Bring warm sweaters, your boots and sleds along with you when you move. Average winter temperatures run in the 10s to teens and average summer temperatures top out in the 80s. Most of the year is quite pleasant in Maple Grove with beautiful changes in the seasons.
- Maple Grove Education:
Maple Grove public schools are within the Osseo Area School District 279 and are award-winning. A section of Maple Grove schools are within the Wayzata Public School District in the northwestern area of Hennepin County as well. Two private schools in Maple Grove are Heritage Christian Academy (4 year olds through high school) and Cedarcrest Academy (Pre-K through 8th Grade.)
- Shopping in Maple Grove:
You’ll find that great shopping starts at the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes at I-94/I-694 and Hemlock Lane in Maple Grove. The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes features stores such as the Buckle, The Children’s Place, Coldwater Creek, American Eagle Outfitters, Bath & Body Works, and Gapkids. The shoppes even have a Trader Joe’s for all your grocery needs. Another great shopping spot in Maple Grove is at the Maple Grove Crossings on 80th Avenue and Elm Creek Boulevard. Stores in this area include Kohl’s, Old Navy, Petco, Barnes & Noble, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Michaels Arts and Crafts. You’ll never have to leave the city to have a great shopping day. Be sure to frequent the local Farmer’s Market and support local Maple Grove farms.
- Restaurants in Maple Grove:
You’ll find many great restaurants in Maple Grove for most any taste desired, such as Three Squares Restaurant which offers burgers, sandwiches, flatbreads, soups, salads and breakfast specialties. Another local favorite, Riaggi’s Ristorante Italiano, is reasonably priced and the food is delicious! Other local hotspots include Chipotle’s, Culver’s, Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Mountain Mudd Espresso Cafe’ and Benihana!
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