Carver is a city in Carver County, Minnesota. It is located about 30 miles southwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Carver’s population was 3,724 at the 2010 census.
Carver is a city filled with history, having once been the last point along the Minnesota River for steamboat travel during the 1800’s. Historic Downtown Carver is one of the largest historic districts on the National Register. For a century Carver was Minnesota School District #1. It is now part of District 112, which includes Carver, Chanhassen, Chaska and Victoria, Minnesota. Its picturesque setting along the banks of the Minnesota River, coupled with its parks, trails and convenient access to the US Fish & Wildlife’s Rapids Lake Education and Visitor Center make Carver a destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The river initiated Carver’s establishment, now the flow of Highway 212 is fueling new growth, housing choices and business opportunities.
Carver MN real estate offers many choices for prospective buyers. Homes for sale in Carver come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and prices. Single-family homes in Carver MN start at $30,000 and could climb to more than $3,000,000. Townhouses and condos in Carver start at about $100,000. In July 2011, the median sales price for a home in Carver MN was $240,450. Though this data has been collected from the MLS and is reliable, it is not guaranteed.