2010 Resident Survey

Close to the Metro, but a Small Town Feel

That's just one of the conclusions reached after Decision Resources surveyed 400 randomly selected residents across the city. The results are accurate to +/- 5% and will aid in future decision making:
  • 92% of those residents polled rate the quality of life in Inver Grove Heights at excellent or good.
  • 84% think Inver Grove Heights is a neighbor-friendly community.
  • 86% think things in Inver Grove Heights are on the right track.
  • 90% rate police services as excellent or good
  • 95% rate fire services as excellent or good
  • 99% of those who have participated in Parks and Recreation programs were satisfied with their experience.
right track
"Compared to ratings of quality of life in other cities in the metro area, Inver Grove Heights was ranked highly," said Dr. Bill Morris, President of Decision Resources.

"We are pleased with the results of the survey, and feel that our residents value the quality of services provided to them, and it shows in their responses!" added Mayor George Tourville. "The results also highlight where we need to focus our attention to improve."