Community is the key
Located in the heart of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area, getting to the River Heights region (Inver Grove Heights and South St. Paul) is simple by car, plane or train. Our communities are conveniently located off Interstate 494 and Hwy. 52, within minutes of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and only five miles south of downtown Saint Paul. In addition, the South St. Paul municipal airport is in our own back yard at Fleming Field, convenient for your smaller charter flights. Our highway access gives businesses, residents and visitors quick and easy access to the entire metro.
Both communities are located along the mighty Mississippi River. Approximately 34,000 residents call the Star-City, Inver Grove Heights, home. As for South St. Paul, an All-American City, more than 20,000 residents enjoy its small -town charm. Experience our rich, ethnic heritage by joining one of our many community celebrations throughout the year.
Our region has an active population that brings it outside, celebrating all four seasons in the unique neighborhoods. The housing market is rich with options. Whether you’re looking for a single-family home or apartment, a fixer-upper or a brand new condo, a mature looking neighborhood or a more suburban-scaled community- you can easily find a home and neighborhood that reflects your own personal taste and budget. Our region offers neighborhoods that bring families, singles, couples, and retirees together. The region is made up of communities known for an educated and motivated workforce, excellent schools and neighborhoods, and a balance between commercial prosperity and community vitality.
The Mississippi River Valley provides a beautiful, nature setting and year-round recreational activities. Our schools, parks, bike trails, community centers, athletic complexes and golf courses are among the Twin Cities’ best.