Mankato, Minnesota Houses for Sale

Mankato is located in the south-central part of the state of Minnesota and a city and seat of Blue Earth County. It sits along the Minnesota River, which is situated opposite top North Mankato and is nearby the mouth of the Blue Earth River. The area of the present-day Mankato was founded and was originally called Mankato, a term that was derived from the Sioux Native Americans which is a term that refers to the blue clay along the riverbanks. The flour milling and limestone quarrying became an important economic activity to the city’s early development. When the Sioux started an uprising, it culminated in a mass hanging Mankato wherein there 38 Sioux that were executed for the massacre of the white settlers. The number of those who were executed were lowered down by then-President Abraham Lincoln from more than 300 hundred to 38 that were sentenced to death.

Mankato, MN Prices for Houses for Sale

425,330 +13%
351,200 +11%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Mankato Homes for Purchase

103 +15%
124 +13%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

24 -25%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 56  
Police Civilians 8  
Total Arrests 1,182 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,576 (2020)
CrimeScore 36.86  
National Rank 3674th  
Statewide Rank 238th  

Local Statistics

Population 43,435 (0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,515 (4.50%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 1
Arson 6
Assault Offenses 563
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 114
Counterfeiting/Forgery 91
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 352
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 408
Embezzlement 1
Fraud Offenses 356
Homicide Offenses 3
Kidnapping/Abduction 10
Larceny/Theft Offenses 857
Motor Vehicle Theft 64
Pornography/Obscene Material 6
Prostitution Offenses 1
Robbery 11
Sex Offenses 49
Stolen Property Offenses 9
Weapon Law Violations 34

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