St. Cloud Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Minnesota
As the county seat of Stearns County and the largest population center in the central region of Minnesota, as well as the tenth largest city in the state, St. Cloud is proud to be a big city that offers the best of small town living with urban amenities for residents. The St. Cloud Metropolitan Area is also the fourth largest metro in the state of Minnesota, behind Minnesota-St. Paul, Duluth-Superior, and Rochester. Home to over 67,000 residents, St. Cloud extends into neighboring Sherburne and Benton counties and the city itself is bisected by the Mississippi River.
The city itself is made up of several neighborhoods that offer their own set of unique amenities and assets, all which cater to the needs of residents. The area experiences warm humid summers and cold winters with heavy snowfall and while that may sound appalling to those who live in areas where they do not get to experience four distinct seasons, residents of St. Cloud love it. Outdoor recreation is important to residents and the city's Parks and Recreation department does a fine job providing programs and maintaining parks for the use and enjoyment of residents.
St. Cloud is home to the state's third-largest public university, St. Cloud State University, as well as St. Cloud Technical and Community College, Globe University/Minnesota School of Business, and Rasmussen College. Education is highly regarded here in St. Cloud with students under the auspices of the St. Cloud Area School District. Top this with the appealing amenities and affordable housing options, and it is clear why so many are interested in calling St. Cloud home.
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