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City of Chanhassen
Location of the city of Chanhassenwithin Carver County, Minnesota
Location of the city of Chanhassen
within Carver County, Minnesota
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CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountiesCarver
Government
 • MayorDenny Laufenburger
Area
 • Total22.88 sq mi (59.26 km2)
 • Land20.44 sq mi (52.94 km2)
 • Water2.44 sq mi (6.32 km2)
Elevation
974 ft (295 m)
Population
 • Total22,952
 • Estimate 
(2016)
25,469
 • Density1,003.15/sq mi (387.31/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55317
FIPS code27-10918
GNIS feature ID0641106[2]
WebsiteCity of Chanhassen

Chanhassen is a city in Carver and Hennepin counties in the state of Minnesota. It is southwest of Minneapolis. The population was 22,952 at the 2010 census.[3]

Background

As of the census[1] of 2010, there were 22,952 people, 8,352 households, and 6,257 families living in the city.

Chanhassen is home to several attractions that are well-recognized throughout the state and even nationally.

Chanhassen is located in Minnesota's 3rd congressional district, represented by Erik Paulsen, a Republican. President George W. Bush was the first sitting United States president to visit Chanhassen.

Companies with headquarters in Chanhassen include:[4]

References

Other websites

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