We are a leading provider of ready-mix concrete and aggregates (sand and gravel, and limestone) in Chanhassen, Minnesota. We have been providing products and services for homes, commercial and public buildings, roads and bridges and more for more than 50 years. Our employees are experts in manufacturing concrete mixtures and in mining aggregates and have college degrees and advanced training in engineering, geology, safety, environmental management, and LEED certifications.
Chanhassen Concrete – Residential
Concrete is perfect for driveways, patios, steps, fire pits, garage floors and more in Chanhassen. You can choose traditional grey concrete or jazz things up with the addition of color, texture and curves. Either way, choosing concrete for your home adds a touch of class you can take pride in! It is very difficult to tell the difference between decorative concrete and a mason laying stone or brick. Although they look similar, a mason laying stone or brick costs significantly more than concrete.
When you choose concrete for your driveway, patio, etc., you are making a wise investment! Did you know that concrete driveways last as long as 30 years and requires minimal maintenance? Blacktop (asphalt), on the other hand, requires more maintenance and major repairs or replacement can be required within 10 years of installation!
Our concrete products for contractors are consistent from plant to plant and our people are always willing to serve your needs. We offer our Emerald Series concrete in Chanhassen thats tough, durable and cost-effective. Most of all, it possesses excellent thermal-mass characteristics. Emerald Series can ensure that your project gains vital points needed for LEED certification by using concrete’s multitude of green properties – from low carbon to high percentages of recycled content.
You can count on Aggregate Industries value for your project needs in the following sectors:
- Streets and highways
- New home construction
Chanhassen MN Community Profile
Aggregate MN is proud to be serving the good people of Chanhassen, Minnesota and we’re happy that you’re interested in this remarkable city. We thought you might like to know a bit more about this fascinating and vibrant community.
History of Chanhassen, Minnesota
The origin of the name Chanhassen is from the Dakota, which means “sugar maple tree.” The earliest settlers of the town arrived in the 1850s to look at farms. The first claim that was settled happened in 1852 where a German by the name of Joseph Vogel, for the area west of Rice Lake near the Shakopee station. When the deal with the Native American Indians ended in 1853, more settlers came to live in the small settlement. The first town meeting was held on the 17th of May 1858 and after the Civil War ended, the Rev. Magnus Mayr officially a parish for German Catholics. The establishment of the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad brought more settlers and incorporation into the Village of Chanhassen happened in 1896.
|Population density (sq mi)||1,174||67||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||69%||58%||55%|
- The average age in Chanhassen is 5% higher than Minnesota
- 08% of the population is Caucasian
- 96% of the population is African-American
- 87% of the population is Asian
Cost of Living in Chanhassen, Minnesota
|Cost of living index||124||102||100|
|Goods & Services index||108||106||100|
|Health care index||106||110||100|
- The cost of living in Chanhassen is 22% higher than the state average
- The cost of living in Chanhassen is 24% higher than the national average
- Cost of housing is 71% higher than the national average
In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
Schools in Chanhassen
The city is served by two school districts namely District 112, which serves most of the people in the city, and District 276 or the Minnetonka School District.
Some of the schools in the city are:
- Chanhassen High School
- Chaska Middle School West
- Pioneer Ridge Middle school
- Chanhassen Elementary
- Bluff Creek Elementary
Some students of the city attend school in other school districts due to the Minnesota open enrollment statute.
Chanhassen Places of Worship
Here are some of the places of worship in Chanhassen MN
- Discovery United Methodist Church
- Family of Christ Lutheran Church
- Living Christ Lutheran Church
- New Life Christian Fellowship
- St Hubert Parish
- Bethel Fellowship Community Church
- Pioneer Evangelical Free Church
- Westwood Community Church
- Colonial Church at Heritage Square
Businesses Based in Chanhassen
Based on the latest Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, here is the list of the top employers in the city:
- Rosemount Inc.
- Lifetime Fitness
- IWCO Direct
- General Mills
- RR Donnelley
- Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
- Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
- Automated Building Components
Top companies that have headquarters based in the city include:
- Life Time Fitness
- Snap Fitness
Restaurants & Nightlife of Chanhassen
Houlihan’s Restaurant – This is an American type bistro style restaurant that offers a nice selection of items on the menu. Food is consistently good as well as the service. Do try the French Onion soup, which is a favorite. The walleye and the Tuscan bean salad are quite amazing as well as the salmon too.
Kai’s Sushi and Grill Restaurant — This is a family friendly place, clean, quiet and with fast service. The rolls and soups are amazing and the kids love the chicken meals. The Tamago and the Takoyaki are quite delicious. Serves the best sushi in town.
Na S Thai Restaurant — The place offers amazing Thai meals at very reasonable prices. The spring rolls are large and very delicious and the Pho soup is absolutely divine. There are gluten free options and you could order your food with your own level of spiciness: none, mild, medium and hot. Do try the Toam Kha Kai soup.
Fun Things to Do in Chanhassen
The city is proud to offer residents and visitors with a number of amenities for recreation such as open spaces, parks and trails.
The city has five public beaches namely:
- Lake Ann Beach
- Greenwood Shores Beach
- Minnewashta Regional Park
- Roundhouse Park Beach
- Carver Beach
If skating is to your liking the city offers The Chanhassen Skate Park. Installed in September of 1999 it is located between City Hall and the fire station downtown. The park offers a quarter pipe, hotbox; grind rails, doobie roller, a half-pipe and a wedge.
The city prides itself on offering residents and visitors with a multipurpose trail system for recreation. The city has 70 miles of beautiful trails.
Chanhassen Minnesota indeed is truly a great place to live. If you’d like to talk to us about your concrete requirements in Chanhassen give us a call. We can’t wait to meet you.