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The city of Maple Grove is located in the north central part of Hennepin County. At one time, it was only inhabited by Winnebago Indians who were moved from Wisconsin to Maple Grove by the Federal Government because “no one lived there”. That all changed in 1851 when Louis Gervais and Pierre Bottineau arrived and staked their claims. W.E. Evans, Harvey Abel, Patrick Defer and O. R. Champlin also settled in Maple Grove, all prior to 1855.
One hundred years later, the suburban sprawl had reached Maple Grove. The first growth was around the lakes. Then came I-94 and the population started growing again. By 1990, the population was 38,756 and by the end of 2011, the population in Maple Grove was over 62,436 and still growing!
Maple Grove continues to be a very vibrant community in the Twin Cities metro area. It is highly regarded for its parks and trail system and a popular spot for shopping and dining. Recent additions of the Maple Grove Hospital, Town Green, and Sports Dome show the City's commitment to making Maple Grove a great place to live, work, and play.
Maple Grove has recently been named by CNN Money Magazine as number 22 in their list of the top 25 “Best Places to Live” as published in the September 2012 addition.
Don't miss the Maple Grove Farmers Market held throughout the summer.