Washington County is overflowing with wetlands, woodlands, and two river valleys. The county boasts many historic sites and parks. The county retains its rural charm, but it is considered suburban in terms of proximity and amenities. Washington County is the home to many charming towns, as well as high-demographic neighborhoods. Two major lakes and rivers offer many waterfront living options.
Eastern side of the Minneapolis Saint Paul metro, Washington County follows the western bank of the scenic St. Croix River.
I-35E, I-494, I-694, I-94, US-61
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