Nearly 23,000 people call Chanhassen home and that number continues to grow. The city boasts 12 beautiful, clean lakes, an 885-acre park system, and a wide-range of housing types. Chanhassen has attracted many young families, with 35 percent of the population being 24 years old or younger and the median age being 39. Two school districts, Minnetonka District 276 and Eastern Carver County District 112, as well as many private schools serve the community. In addition, there are approximately 711 businesses within city limits that employ 13,000 people.