Contact Us
  Minnesota History Shop

Visit The Minnesota History Shop
Historic maps
Historic books
Historic framed art
Historic postcards

Clothing with historic images
And much more!!!

Maple Grove Guide:
  Photo Gallery
  Post Office
  Street Map
  Health Care
  Aerial Photo
  Topographic Map

Đ 2004-2024
Lakeweb1 Internet Services
All Rights Reserved

DCMA, Defamation, Copyright and Trademark Infingement Policy



Do you have photos, historical accounts or other items pertaining to the Maple Grove area? Would you like to share this historical information with the world? would like to publish your Maple Grove photos (current or historical) or historical accounts on this website. Original materials can be returned and your privacy will be respected.

Contact us



I Love Minnesota
Hooded Sweatshirt

(design available on over 100 different items!) Store






Maple Grove Minnesota Community Guide

  Location of Maple Grove Minnesota

 Maple Grove (city) 1970 1980 1990 2000 2007
1990-2000 Change
Actual Percent
Population 6,275 20,525 38,736 50,365 59,458 11,629 30.02
Land Area (sq. mile) 38.70 34.26 32.84 32.87 -- 0.03 0.09
Density (persons per sq. mile) 162.1 599.1 1,179.5 1,532.3 -- 352.72 29.90
Housing Units 1,589 6,764 12,968 17,745 -- 4,777 36.84
Households -- 6,239 12,531 17,532 21,828 5,001 39.91
Persons Per Household -- 3.29 3.09 2.87 2.71 -0.22 -7.16


Maple Grove is a city in Hennepin County, Minnesota. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 35.0 square miles (90.5 kmē), of which, 32.9 square miles (85.1 kmē) of it is land and 2.1 square miles (5.4 kmē) of it (5.95%) is water. The elevation is 935 ft (285 m) above sea level.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


As of the census of 2000, there were 50,365 people, 17,532 households, and 13,955 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,532.3 people per square mile (591.6/kmē). There were 17,745 housing units at an average density of 539.9/sq mi (208.4/kmē). The racial makeup of the city was 94.74% White, 1.05% African American, 0.24% Native American, 2.52% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.34% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.06% of the population. 31.9% were of German, 14.0% Norwegian, 8.5% Swedish and 7.9% Irish ancestry according to Census 2000.

There were 17,532 households out of which 46.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.5% were married couples living together, 7.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.4% were non-families. 15.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.87 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the city the population was spread out with 30.8% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 34.8% from 25 to 44, 23.7% from 45 to 64, and 4.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 98.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.

According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $89,866, and the median income for a family was $102,003. Males had a median income of $52,187 versus $37,021 for females. The per capita income for the city was $30,544. About 0.8% of families and 1.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.7% of those under age 18 and 2.9% of those age 65 or over.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Visit The Minnesota History Shop!
Visit The Minnesota History Shop!


MAPLE GROVE Township, first settled in 1851, organized May 11, 1858, was named for the abundance of the hard, or sugar, maple in its forests. The city of Maple Grove incorporated on April 30, 1954, and had a post office, 1866-1901.

Courtesy Minnesota Historical Society

Maple Grove City Hall
12800 Arbor Lakes Pkwy N
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Phone: (763) 494-6010
Fax: (763) 494-6421

Regular Business Hours:
Monday - Friday   8:00 am -4:30 pm

City Council Meetings:
1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 7:30 pm

Facebook  Twitter  Linked In  Wikipedia  Email  Google Map 
Title Term Ends Name and Address   Phone
Mayor 12/31/2022 Mark Steffenson
7588 Zanzibar Lane
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Email (763) 416-0490
City Administrator appointed Heidi Nelson
12800 Arbor Lakes Pkwy N
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Email (763) 494-6001
Council Member 12/31/2022 Karen Jaeger
8459 Rice Lake Road
Maple Grove, MN 55369
Email (763) 420-3838
Council Member 12/31/2022 Phil Leith
17415 79th Place N
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Email (763) 425-1414
Council Member 12/31/2024 Judy Hanson
12263 88th Place N
Maple Grove, MN  55369
Email (612) 860-6396
Council Member 12/31/2024 Kristy Barnett
17279 Weaver Lake Drive
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Email (612) 804-7960

Post Office:
US Post Office
13500 Grove Drive
Maple Grove, MN
(763) 494-0123
Toll Free:
(800) ASK-USPS

Web  Google Map 
US Post Office
Regular Business Hours:
Week Days      
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
           9:00 am - 1:00 pm  
Latest Collection at Post Office:
Week Days            5:00 pm
Saturday                3:30 pm

Utility Type Utility Name Utility Phone
Electricity Connexus Energy (763) 323-2600
Electricity Wright-Hennepin Coop Electric Assn (763) 477-3000
Electricity Xcel Energy (800) 895-4999
Natural Gas CenterPoint Energy (612) 372-4727
Wastewater Metropolitan Council Environmental Svc (612) 372-4727
Water Maple Grove Municipal (763) 494-6000
Telephone Embarq (800) 788-3500
Cable TV Comcast (651) 222-3333

Major Employers:
Employer Products/Services Employees
Boston Scientific Electromedical & Electrotherapeutic Apparatus Mfg. 3,000
Independent School District #279 Elementary & Secondary Schools 3,000
United Parcel Service Couriers 750
Banta Catalog Mpls Other Comm. Printing 350
Barborossa & Sons All Other Specialty Trade Contractors 300
Gannett Offset (Printed Media) Other Comm. Printing 300
Hanson Concrete Products Other Building Material Dealers 300
Walmart Discount Department Stores 300
Byerly's Supermarkets & Other Grocery (exc. Convenience) Stores 270
Cub Foods Supermarkets & Other Grocery (exc. Convenience) Stores 270
Mineapolis Auto Auction All Other Motor Vehicle Dealers 250
REO Plastics Plastics Material & Resin Mfg. 250
Tiller Corporation All Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 250
U.S. West Dex Other Comm. Printing 230
Champp's Americana Full-Service Restaurants 225

feedwidget @ Surfing Waves




View Larger Map

Minnesota State Highway Map of the Maple Grove Minnesota area
Minnesota State Highway Map of the Maple Grove Minnesota area


Check Out The Minnesota History Shop! Good Goods and Great Gifts!
Minnesota History Shop



Lake Name Size
Lake info Lake Map Rec Map Topo Map

Health Care:








Aerial Photo:    

View Larger Map

Topographic Map:   [click map to enlarge, zoom in or zoom out]
Topographic map of the Maple Grove Minnesota area
Topographic map is courtesy of the Minnesota DNR - click map to zoom or enlarge    Home Page    Contact Us    Privacy


Đ 2004-2024 Lakeweb1 Internet Services All Rights Reserved