Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Eagan At A Glance

 

Amidst rolling hills, lush with mature trees, Eagan has more than 1,300 acres of City parkland and nearly as many water bodies at 1,270. The community has a wide variety of housing stock, the largest outlet mall in the state and more people working here than the nearly 67,000 that call Eagan home.

Here is a glance at Eagan by the numbers: 

Latitude:      44.813765     
Longitude:  -93.169146
 
Demographics (from most recent Census in 2010 unless otherwise noted)
Population (2014 Metropolitan Council Estimate) 66,810 
18 years or older 70%
Under 18 years 30%
Median age 32.8
Median income $67,388
Education level BA/BS or higher                                                          49%

Full  U.S. Census Bureau Information

 
Infrastructure     (September 2014)     
Miles of streets                                                           239.51
Miles of trails & sidewalks 142.84
Miles of sanitary sewer                                             278.27
Miles of storm sewer 215.9
Miles of water main 373.5

 

Major Employers (2014 approximate figures)
 
# of Employees

Thomson Reuters (West)                                                       

6700

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN

3250

US Postal Service 

2000

Ecolab 

1500 

United Parcel Service 

1400

Prime Therapeutics 

810

 
Midwest Coca-Cola Bottling 

800

Wells Fargo Mortgage  

700

Dart Transit 

410 

Skyline Displays

400

Wal-Mart

 

350

 
  

Parks & Recreation 

 

Parks                                                                                           

55

 

Park acreage

 

1,350

 

Park acres maintained

 

565

 

Pavilions and Shelters

 

22

 

Softball diamonds

 

75

 

Soccer fields

 

42

 

Outdoor skating rinks

 

14

 

Eagan Community Center/Central Park

 

1

 

Cascade Bay Waterpark

 

1

 

Captain's Course Miniature Golf

 

1

 

Civic Arena (2 ice surfaces)

 

1

 

Cascade Bay attendance (2014)

 

104,842

 

Recreation Program Participants (2014)

 

104,565

 

Parks & Recreation Total Participant Hours

 

2,045,435

 

Rounds of golf played at Captain's Course(2014)

 

5,770

 

Civic Arena Ice and Indoor Turf Rentals (by hour)

 

6,200

 

Participants in Civic Arena Skate School (2014)

 

1,967

 

Community Center average daily attendance

 

1,112

 

Community Center Reservations (2013)

 

959

 

 
 
Public Safety 
Fire stations                                                                                    5    
Authorized volunteer firefighters 110
Actual volunteer firefighters 90
Police officers 69
Average daily calls for Police service

132 

 

Public Education
School Districts (191, 196, and 197)                                                      3
Elementary schools (located in Eagan) 10
Middle Schools  (located in Eagan) 2
High schools (located in Eagan) 1
 
 
 
Miscellaneous 

Full-time/part-time City employees                                                 

                                                                                              

227/7                              

Seasonal/temporary/increase in summer City Employees

 

215/400

 

Water utility customers

 

19,876

 

Sewer utility customers

 

19,190

 

Wells

 

21

 

Water Treatment Plants

 

2

 

Daily pumping average

 

8.7 million gals

 

Annual Pumping Average

 

5.6 billion gals

 

Building, Plumbing, Mechanical, Fire Suppression Permits (2013)

 

10,440

 

City area

 

 

34.5 sq. miles

 

Registered voters (November 2012)

 

46,152

 

Voters at general election (2012)

 

38,734

 

Public Libraries in Eagan (Dakota County)

 

1

 

 
 
Historic Population by Census 
2010                                                                                                64,206 
2000 63,557
1990 47,409
1980 20,700
1977 17,276 (spec. Census)
1970 10,398
1965 6,737 (spec. Census)
1960 3,382
1905 942
1885
773
1860 567