The City of Jordan, MN
The city of Jordan is located in the state of Minnesota in Scott County and has a population of 5,540 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Jordan is Eden Prairie, approximately 17 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Jordan, including Empire Wok, Domino's Pizza, Brewers of Jordan, Jordan Feed Mill Restaurant and Cup of Knowledge. For a larger selection of Jordan restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Jordan Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Stonebrooke Golf Club, Ridges At Sand Creek, Creek's Bend Golf Course, Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House and New Prague Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Jordan please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Jordan:
- Mankato Regional Airport (MKT)
- Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP)
Jordan, Minnesota Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Jordan experiences an average high temperature of 78 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 56 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.68 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Jordan with daytime temperatures averaging 76 degrees in the summer, and 23 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Jordan to receive an average of 0.68 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.84 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -41 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Jordan should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 56 degrees, and nighttime lows of 33.
Jordan, Minnesota Attractions
1Alexander Faribault House - Faribault,
The Alexander Faribault House, built in 1853, was the first wood-frame house built in Rice County, Minnesota. It was built by fur trader Alexander Faribault in the Greek Revival style. Besides serving as a house, it also served as a civic center, polling place, and a church. The local address of the house is 12 First Avenue, Faribault, MN. The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
2Alexander Ramsey House - Saint Paul,
The Alexander Ramsey House, located at 265 Exchange Street, South in Saint Paul, Minnesota is the former residence of Alexander Ramsey, who served as the first governor of Minnesota Territory and the second governor of the state of Minnesota.
3American Swedish Institute - Minneapolis,
The American Swedish Institute is a non-profit educational and research organization and museum in the Phillips West neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The organization is dedicated to the preservation and study of the historic role Sweden and Americans of Swedish heritage have played in US culture and history. Its programs include the Svea Club, Swedish language-teaching society and the Turnblad Mansion Museum which features exhibits and special events.
4Ames-Florida-Stork House - Rockford,
The Ames-Florida House is a house in Rockford, Minnesota on the Crow River. The house was built in 1856 by New England immigrants George F. Ames and his brother-in-law Joel Florida. Ames and Florida came to Minnesota from northern Illinois by steamship. On the steamship, they met Guilford George, a master carpenter and millwright. The three men formed a partnership and established the community of Rockford clustered around a sawmill and a gristmill.
5Apple Valley Golf Course - , Apple Valley,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dakota County Minnesota. Built in 1960, this Apple Valley course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 952-432-4647. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8661 140th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124
6Baker National Golf Course (The Eighteen Hole Course at Baker National Golf Course) - , Medina,
The Baker National Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Hennepin County Minnesota. Built in 1990, this Medina course designed by Dr. Michael Hurdzan is open apr 1 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 612-473-0800. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 2935 Parkview Dr, Medina, MN 55340
7Bakken Library and Museum - Minneapolis,
The Bakken, previously known as The Bakken: A Library and Museum of Electricity in Life and known in the past as the Medtronic Museum of Electricity in Life, that can be found on the shores of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the US, is the world's only library and museum devoted to medical electricity. Focused on scholars and on young people, The Bakken educates visitors about the history of electricity and electromagnetism from 1200 A.
8Bartholomew House Museum - , Richfield,
The Riley Lucas Bartholomew House was constructed of sawed lumber. In 1852 when Fort Snelling was greatly reduced in size, the area that would become the city of Richfield became available for settlement. General Riley Lucas Bartholomew came to the area and filed a claim on the shores of Wood Lake. He proceeded to build the two-story section of the home with local lumber, using white pine for the floors. His wife, Fanny and two children joined him in the spring of 1853.
9Bell Museum of Natural History - Minneapolis,
The Bell Museum of Natural History is a museum that is situated in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on the campus of the University of Minnesota. On display are numerous animal specimens from all over the world. The museum is currently planning a move to the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus University Of Minnesota#St. Paul.
10Birnamwood Public Golf Course - Burnsville,
The Birnamwood Public Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dakota County Minnesota. Built in 1969, this Burnsville course designed by Don Herfort is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 612-707-6393. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 12424 Parkwood Dr, Burnsville, MN 55337
Jordan, Minnesota Hotels
10Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Shakopee/minneapolis
1244 Canterbury Road
Shakopee, MN 55379
Jordan, Minnesota Restaurants
This is a list of Jordan Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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