The city of Shakopee, Minnesota is located 23 miles southwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Historic charm and established residential neighborhoods attract new homebuyers to Shakopee real estate. Favorite Shakopee homes for sale include properties located near parks, golf courses and woodlands that surround the community. Buyers of Shakopee listings will gain quick access to a wide variety of stores, restaurants and theaters located in one of several shopping districts in the city. Unspoiled natural lakes are close to Shakopee homes for sale and residents enjoy an active and healthy outdoor lifestyle.
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Shakopee listings include a selection of attractive townhomes that include new appliances and upgraded interior amenities. Large single family homes are suitable for families seeking Shakopee homes for sale. The regional lakes surrounding the area offer buyers of Shakopee listings an opportunity to purchase waterfront property. Shakopee real estate located near the shorelines offers residents beach access and the use of docks for fishing and boating.
Buyers of Shakopee real estate enjoy summer entertainment at local venues including the Valleyfair! Amusement Park and Canterbury Park horse racing track. Late summer brings the Minnesota Renaissance Fair to the area surrounding Shakopee real estate. During the winter, owners of Shakopee homes for sale will find open air and indoor ice skating and hockey, and nearby cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.
Shakopee homes for sale located near the historic downtown region offer residents many selections for shopping, dining and entertainment. Buyers of Shakopee listings will find antique stores, boutiques and art galleries in the central town region. Major shopping centers that include department stores, home improvement centers, theaters and family restaurants are conveniently located close to Shakopee real estate. Shakopee citizens enjoy getting together to take part in a variety of year-round annual events including Shakopee Derby Days, the Happy Birthday America Parade, the Minnesota River Arts Fair, the Minnesota Valley Rally Car Show, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community Wacipi (Pow Wow), various Halloween events, the Shakopee Holiday Festival, among other events.
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The Shakopee Public School District is the main school district serving students in Shakopee, Savage, Prior Lake, as well as the Jackson, Louisville and Sand Creek townships. The Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District also serves a small portion of Shakopee. Buyers of Shakopee listings gain access to elementary, middle and intermediate schools and a top-rated high school that encompasses quality academic and athletic programs. The main schools within Shakopee include Central Family Center (early childhood); Eagle Creek, Jackson, Red Oak, Sun Path and Sweeney Elementary Schools (K-5); Pearson 6th Grade Center; East and West Junior High Schools (7-9); Tokata Learning Center (alternative 9-12); and Shakopee High School (10-12). Students living in Shakopee homes for sale will enjoy participating in team sports including soccer, baseball and basketball or taking classes offered in music and the arts. Additionally, families in Shakopee have the option of two private schools located in Shakopee: Shakopee Area Catholic School (preK-8), and Living Hope Lutheran School (preK-4).
Shakopee listings are near St. Francis Regional Medical Center, a fully staffed hospital with a trauma center and emergency services. Many medical specialists’ offices are located within a short drive of Shakopee homes for sale.
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