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Prior Lake is a city 20 miles (32 km) southwest of downtown Minneapolis seated next to Savage and Shakopee in Scott County in the state of Minnesota. Surrounding the shores of Lower and Upper Prior Lake, the city lies south of the Minnesota River in an area known as South of the River and establishes the urban fringe of the south-southwest portion of Minneapolis-St. Paul, the sixteenth largest metropolitan area in the United States. The population of Prior Lake was 22,796 at the 2010 census. Prior Lake was first incorporated as a village in 1891. Prior Lake is one of the oldest cities in the south metro area. The city's modern rapid growth is due in part to the ease of access for commuters, the rest of the region, via the upgraded State Highway 13.

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If you are looking for travel information of Prior Lake in United States, you've come to the right place. After your splendid visit to Prior Lake, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Minneapolis. Minneapolis is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Target Field, Minneapolis Institute Of Arts, Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. A holiday in Prior Lake can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Prior Lake*

  • Pollution Statistics in Prior Lake

    Know the pollution level of Prior Lake before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 17.02 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 26.79 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.8 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.07 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 13.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Prior Lake: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 44.74 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.19 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50.64 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.58 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 34.87 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50.97 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.72 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 36.69 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.51 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.05 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 53.25 (Moderate)
  • Living in Prior Lake - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Prior Lake is 184.78 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.36 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 49.46 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 21.88 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.73 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.17 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 79.55 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.09 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 130.62 (Very High)
    • 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 Prior Lake

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Prior Lake

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.57 USD

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

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