Minneapolis-St. Paul Overview

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A detailed overview of the Twin Cities highlighting key statistics in the areas of the business environment, education, transportation, arts & entertainment, and why Minneapolis and St. Paul are great places to live. Don't overlook the Twin Cities, there are a lot of great opportunities here.

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Minneapolis-St. Paul Overview

  1. 1. Minneapolis-St. PaulOverview
  2. 2. Population: 3.4M
  3. 3. 4th highest medianhousehold income inthe country
  4. 4. 44% of households in the $40K-$100Kincome range(3rd in the nation)
  5. 5. A great place to dobusiness
  6. 6. Home to 19Fortune 500companies
  7. 7. Home to 7 of Forbes’“America’s LargestPrivate Companies”including the largest(Cargill)
  8. 8. Among Top 5regions targetingbiotech in thenationSource: FierceBiotech
  9. 9. Strong educationenvironment
  10. 10. 5th largest system oftwo-year and four-yearcolleges in the nation
  11. 11. 4th Smartest City inAmericaSource: Daily Beast
  12. 12. 38% of the population holds aBachelor’s degree or higher
  13. 13. 38% of the population holds aBachelor’s degree or higherNational average is just 30%
  14. 14. Efficienttransportationsystem
  15. 15. Growing light rail system makesit easy to get around the cityImage: citypages.com
  16. 16. Minneapolis-St. PaulInternational Airportranked best in the nation- Travel & Leisure (2012)
  17. 17. “One of the most logistics-friendlyareas nationwide”- Expansion Management
  18. 18. “One of the most logistics-friendlyareas nationwide”- Expansion ManagementRanking high in:- road conditions- trucking- warehousing
  19. 19. There’s plentyto do here
  20. 20. We have a thrivinglocal art scene
  21. 21. More theater seats percapita than any cityoutside of New YorkPhoto Credit: Steve Lyon (Flickr)
  22. 22. LEED Certified Target Field is a greatplace to take in a game
  23. 23. A great place to live
  24. 24. Recognized as havingamong the highest qualityof life in the nationSource: Forbes, Bizjournals, CNNMoney, Outdoor Magazine, C.Q.Press, Expansion Magazine
  25. 25. #1 Healthiest Place to Live- Forbes (2012)
  26. 26. Minnesota’s almost 12,000lakes give us over 90,000miles of shoreline
  27. 27. Minnesota’s almost 12,000lakes give us over 90,000miles of shorelineThat’s more than California,Florida and Hawaiicombined
  28. 28. Don’t overlookMinneapolis-St. PaulThere are a lot of greatopportunities here. It’s notjust fly over country!
  29. 29. For information about theMinneapolis-St. PaulCommercial Real Estate Marketvisit Colliersmspresearch.comFollow us on Twitter @welshcos & @colliersmspConnect with us on LinkedIn&

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