Lakeville is the largest city in Dakota County which spreads itself out to a nearly 37 mile footprint. It is a suburb of the Minneapolis – Saint Paul located approximately the same distance between both.
Lakeville has been awarded for the last several years the award of being the fastest – growing city in MN. Driver through the city and you will see some of the newest developments Dakota County has to offer. Its population is estimated at nearly 68,000 people and still growing.
The uniqueness that Lakeville brings, although on the larger size it still brings a bit of a small town feel with all the conveniences of city life nearby. It was early on the location of one of the finest amusement parks in MN. Lakeville is a location for those with the love of nature with its many parks and natural beauties.