The Harlan Drive neighborhood is situated northeast of Bent Creek Golf Course and Glen Lake Golf Course. The neighborhood itself is comprised of just under 30 single family homes that are traditional rambler style. House prices range from $390,000 to $550,000 in the small, family friendly community. Because of its central location, residents of Harlan are within walking distance of Bent Creek and just a few minutes drive to Glen Lake. Another destination for recreational activities is Bryant Lake, where amenities such as a playground, beach, disc golf course, biking and walking trails, and picnic areas.
Residents of Harlan can find all their grocery, shopping, dining, and entertainment needs at the Eden Prairie Center, which is situated 4 miles to the southeast. Different stores include Costco, Cub, Walmart, and Target. Dining options range from Little Caesars and McDonalds to Green Mill Pizza and Champs. The Eden Prairie Mall and AMC Theatre are also in the area along with the Eden Prairie Library.
The neighborhood is served by Independent School District 272 also known as Eden Prairie Public Schools. Eden Prairie Schools seeks to provide students with a rigorous academic program while fostering a lifelong desire to learn. The closest School to Harlan is Forest Hills Elementary School. Eden Lake Elementary School serves 760 students in Kindergarten – 6th grade with a student teacher ratio of 14.9. Other schools in the area include Oak Point Elementary School, Central Middle School, Eden Prairie High School, Hennepin Technical College, the International School, and Eagle Ridge Academy.