Eagan provides its citizens a combination of lush wooded areas, beautiful rolling hills, lakes and ponds, as well as lovely residential areas and well planned commercial and industrial areas.

Eagan is a young and dynamic community. Incorporated in 1974 with a population of 17,000, Eagan has now grown to more than 67,000 residents making it the eighth largest community in the state.

It is a popular location in part because of its convenient access to employment, the airport, and freeways. The city is committed to maintaining strict land use planing, preserving open space and park land and sustaining the quality of life their residents have come to expect and enjoy.