Richfield Real Estate
RICHFIELD, is a Suburb of Minneapolis located in Hennepin County with a population of 35,993. Richfield is ranked one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Approximately 37% of its residents rent and 63% own. Richfield is ranked #5 of 140 Most Diverse Suburbs in Minnesota, #9 of 140 Best Suburbs for Young Professionals in Minnesota and #36 of 477 Most Diverse Places to Live in Minnesota.
There are roughly 10,000 single-family homes in Richfield that were contructed in the 1950s and 5,000 apartments date back to 1960s and early 1970s. Richfield has more than 450 acres of parkland and 23 neighborhood parks. Wood Lake Nature Center opened in 1971 and was one of the first urban nature centers in the United States. It now is a home to more than 200 different kinds of birds and 30 mammals. Richfield also has an Ice Area with two full-size skating rinks. Richfield can be accessed by its four main routes: Interstate 35W, Interstate 494 and Minnesota State Highways 62, and 77.
Top Public Schools Serving Richfield: Hillcrest Elementary School, Kennedy Senior High School, Richfield Senior High School, and Sheridan Hills Elementary School.
Places to Work in Richfield: Best Buy Headquarters, US Bank, Richfield Public Schools, Target, DCM Services and City of Richfield.
Places Like Richfield: West Seventh – neighborhood in St. Paul, New Hope, Sheridan – neighborhood in Minneapolis, and Maplewood.