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Eagan /ˈiːɡᵻn/ is a city in Dakota County, Minnesota, United States. The city is south of Saint Paul and lies on the south bank of the Minnesota River, upstream from the confluence with the Mississippi River. Eagan and nearby suburbs form the southern portion of Minneapolis–St. Paul. The population of Eagan was 64,206 at the 2010 census and currently ranks as Minnesota's 11th largest city. Originally a rural Irish farming community and "Onion Capital of the United States", Eagan became the eighth largest Minnesota city in the 2000 Census. The largest growth in Eagan took place following the relocation and expansion of Highway 77 along with the construction of the new six-lane bridge (with three northbound and three southbound lanes) over the Minnesota River in 1980 and also the completion of the final Interstate 35E freeway section southbound from Minnesota State Highway 110 in Mendota Heights to the area where it joins 35W in Burnsville in the mid-1980s. Its northern border is primarily along Interstate 494. Its southern border is about a mile south of Cliff Road. Its eastern border runs primarily along Minnesota State Highway 3. The western border runs primarily along the South bank of Minnesota River. Currently the fourth largest suburb in the metro area, Eagan is predominantly a commuter town of both Minneapolis and Saint Paul. The city's influence in the region grew when the companies Northwest Airlines (now Delta Air Lines) and Thomson West (now Thomson Reuters) established their headquarters.

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A place in United States, Eagan is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Eagan is Minneapolis. Minneapolis, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Target Field, Minneapolis Institute Of Arts, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. A vacation to Eagan can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Eagan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Eagan

    Know the pollution level of Eagan before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 15 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • Eagan: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Eagan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Eagan.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.42 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.08 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 66.67 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.36 (High)
  • Living in Eagan - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Eagan is 150.52 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 49.55 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 51.49 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 21.72 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.63 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.81 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.53 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.83 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.88 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Eagan

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Eagan

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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