Prior Lake is a city 20 miles southwest of downtown Minneapolis located in Scott County. Prior Lake features many recreational amenities including more than 54 parks on 1,000 acres, over 100 miles of trails and sidewalks and 14 lakes. Opportunities in commercial and industrial development are increasing due to growth and improved highway accessibility and upgrades. Prior Lake’s transportation system includes major roadways including Hwy. 13, County Rd. 42, County Rd. 21 and numerous others that access the entire metropolitan area. The city’s housing stock offers great diversity for individuals and families of all ages.