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Best Places To Live In Cottage Grove, MN

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  • Cottage Grove, MN
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 35,632
  • Cottage Grove has lots of things to do, especially if you're looking for fun, family-friendly activities. There are parks to choose from, including Washington County Ravine Regional Park, which has lots
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Falcon Heights, MN
  • 17.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,534
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  • Woodbury, MN
  • 8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 66,699
  • I moved to Woodbury, MN in 2009. I lived there for about 4 months. I had a sick relative that resulted in me having to live in the area for a short period of time. While living there I really did enjoy
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  • St. Anthony, MN
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,790
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  • Gem Lake, MN
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 463
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  • Mahtomedi, MN
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,964
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  • Stillwater, MN
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,142
  • I've been living in Stillwater for 8 years and have enjoyed the small town environment and unique shopping culture of this city. The school systems in Stillwater are excellent and my kids enjoy the
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  • Mendota Heights, MN
  • 11.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,231
  • Living in Mandota Heights is practically like living right in the Twin Cities, except way less crowded and insane. Don't get me wrong, I love all the hustle and bustle of the cities, all they have to
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  • St. Anthony city (Stearns County), MN
  • 20.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 106
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  • Lakeland, MN
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,847
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  • Fulton, Minneapolis, MN
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,092
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  • Eagan, MN
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 65,874
  • I went to Eagan to visit family and we soon found much to do. The most interesting was the entertainment from the cultural arts. There are always chances to celebrate in Eagan there are many chances to
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  • Lynnhurst, Minneapolis, MN
  • 20 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,191
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  • Lilydale, MN
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 791
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  • Arden Hills, MN
  • 21.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,126
  • Arden Hills is a great place to call home. This community has a terrific school district, is family friendly, and very proactive in having events like free live concerts in the park and parades, street
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  • Farmington, MN
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,226
  • I have lived in Farmington for 7 years. I feel like I am living in a small town suburb. It is only about 25 miles away from the Twin Cities yet, I am still close to everything I need. I can reach a store
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  • Macalester-Groveland, St. Paul, MN
  • 15.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 19,204
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  • Lakeville, MN
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 59,786
  • I have lived in Lakeville, Minnesota for over 23 years. At that time, we were searching for an affordable house with a nice yard and good schools. Luckily, when we bought our house, we also got a strong
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  • North Hudson, WI
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,810
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  • Bayport, MN
  • 15.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,604
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  • Sunfish Lake, MN
  • 9.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 608
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  • Page, Minneapolis, MN
  • 18.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,103
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  • Hudson, WI
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,367
  • Living in Hudson is pretty chill. I grew up here and moved to the nearby twin cities for college. I missed it enough that I came back, and not just for the family and friends I left behind. There is a
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  • Lakeland Shores, MN
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 329
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  • Lake Elmo, MN
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,445
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  • Pine Springs, MN
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 429
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  • Rosemount, MN
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,099
  • Rosemount is a little gem of a city that I very much enjoy living in. The city itself has a nice blend of affluent neighborhoods, clean public parks and a couple shopping centers with mom and pop shops.
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  • Hale, Minneapolis, MN
  • 17.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,318
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  • Houlton, WI
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 233
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  • Apple Valley, MN
  • 14.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 50,602
  • I resided in Apple Valley Minnesota for about a year. While I was there I found plenty to do. It is a great place to live and raise children. I wouldn't have left if it wasn't necessary for my husband's
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  • Prescott, WI
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,217
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  • Birchwood Village, MN
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 871
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  • Lauderdale, MN
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,472
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  • Cedar-Isles-Dean, Minneapolis, MN
  • 22 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,385
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  • Merrlam Park, St. Paul, MN
  • 16 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 17,178
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  • New Brighton, MN
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,233
  • Taking into account how many cities there are in the United State, let alone the world, you would find it hard to believe that a place as unique as New Brighton exists. One thing about the way things
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  • Fuller Tangletown, Minneapolis, MN
  • 19.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,428
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  • Highland, St. Paul, MN
  • 14.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 24,653
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  • Vadnais Heights, MN
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,115
  • Living in Vadnais Heights, MN means a lot of things for different people. We have a decently low crime rate and cost of living can be kind of high dependent on area of choice, space size, and other
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  • Linden Hills, Minneapolis, MN
  • 21.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,028
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  • Bloomington, MN
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 85,080
  • Bloomington, Minnesota, is a fun place to visit. I have been there many times in my life. I went with friends when I was single and now I go with my husband and kids. The main attraction I enjoy visiting
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  • East Isles, Minneapolis, MN
  • 21.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,340
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  • Summit Hill, St. Paul, MN
  • 13.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,895
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  • East Bank-Nicollet Island, Minneapolis, MN
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,465
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  • Mendota, MN
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 279
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  • Newport, MN
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,459
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  • Hastings, MN
  • 6.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 22,501
  • Now don't get me wrong, it isn't my fault that there isn't anything to do here. I know that living in Hastings means that you have to be ready to be great and all, but I clearly missed the memo on the
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  • Lowry Hill, Minneapolis, MN
  • 21.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,912
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  • North St. Paul, MN
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,102
  • North Saint, Paul Minnesota is a compact contemporary town within Ramsey County. The cost of living is traditionally expensive. Furthermore, the average home cost is $180,000 and home appreciation within
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  • Shoreview, MN
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,161
  • Shoreview is a great town to live in and has the best of all worlds; easy access to the Twin Cities for great career opportunities, and wonderful country visages and a great deer population for hunting
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  • White Bear Lake, MN
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 24,992
  • I love White Bear. It's a great community with a great sense of community pride. There isn't much to do here unless you enjoy just being outside when it's nice. People are always out walking with their

Listed above are the best places to live in Cottage Grove, MN for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Cottage Grove, MN, followed by the best places to live near Cottage Grove, MN, sorted by Livability Score.

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