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Allied Van Lines: The Best of Minot Moving Companies
Our Allied Van Lines moving agent in Minot, ND, is rated a perfect 5 out of 5 stars by customers. Our agent can coordinate your move when you relocate to your new home in Minot's South Hill neighborhoods. We can help you relocate within North Dakota, and if you're moving outside the state, we can help with that too. We even help with overseas and international moves. Agents across the Allied Van Lines network are licensed, bonded and members of the BBB, so you can rely on us. Whether for household or business moves, we always offer free estimates.
Not only do we take responsibility for your belongings, but we offer a complete line of moving services. We can ensure you have all the right packing materials. If you want, we'll coordinate local movers to help you pack and then deliver your items to their new location. On moving day, the movers we hire will make sure that all your boxes and other household items are carefully loaded into trucks. If your new place isn't ready when you move out, we can arrange for secure storage of your items.
With its a bustling local economy, friendly residents and lovely neighborhoods, it's no surprise that Minot is one of the fastest-growing communities in the region. The city is known for it's great military community and college crowd, but many families enjoy the safety, affordability and security of Minot as well.
According to a 2012 U.S. Census estimate, more than 43,700 residents live in Minot, giving it an excellent small-town atmosphere. One of the best things about living in Minot is that you can enjoy the city even on the tightest of budgets. City-Data statistics state that Minot boasts a cost of living index that is more than 17 percent less than the U.S. average.
Minot has a wide range of employment, especially with the military due to Minot Air Force Base. However, there is a well-represented college crowd thanks to Minot State University, which has been part of the community for more than a century.
Activities and Attractions in Minot
Minot was settled by several Scandinavian settlers, and you can learn about how these countries' cultures shaped the city during its founding at Scandinavian Heritage Park. Here you can see replicas and representations from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland. There are also several Scandinavian-themed events throughout the year in Minot, including the popular Norsk Hostfest that takes place in the fall.
With Minot AFB nearby, the respect for aviation has always been alive and well in Minot. The Dakota Territory Air Museum is another great attraction in the area that houses vintage planes and shows the progress of aircraft throughout the 20th century.
Roosevelt Park is another beautiful green space that boasts its own zoo, which could be a perfect place to take the kids. Here you can enjoy several community events and see animals like the African lion, brown bear and North American river otter.
Moving to Minot
Minot is a beautiful city, but the area does experience snowy and icy winters that last for several months, so you may need the assistance of a Minot moving company depending on the time of year during which you are relocating. If you are moving here by car, you can access the city through U.S. Highways 52, 83 and 2. With Allied Van Lines' vehicle transportation service, you can fly into Minot International Airport, which lies just north of the city center, and allow the professionals to handle the rest of your move. An Allied agent can take care of several stressful parts of relocating for you, including box and furniture inventory, fragile-only packing, clean-up and electronics and furniture assembly and disassembly.