Located just west of downtown Minneapolis, St. Louis Park, is a first-tier suburb that is rich in character and a vibrant community to call home. Nicknamed “the Park,” St. Louis Park is ideal for those looking for a small town feel with big city amenities just a short drive away.
St Louis Park is comprised of thirty five different neighborhoods, most of which havetreed lined streets and well maintained vintage homes.The median age of residents is thirty four with the population being dominated by first time home buyers and growing families.
The community is diverse in social, religious, and ethnic heritage – giving every neighborhood a distinct appearance and feel.
St. Louis Park Public Schools is a nationally recognized suburban public school district, serving approximately 5,000 students. St. Louis Park is the only school district in Minnesota in which every public school has been recognized as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education.
The District includes four elementary schools (Gr. K-5), one middle school (Gr. 6-8) and one high school (Gr. 9-12). The District educates children ages 0-5 and their families through Early Learning programs and services provided by Community Education. School age childcare and adult programs are also offered through Community Education and an award-winning senior program provides activities and engagement for seniors.
Let’s Go Shopping
The Shops at West End feature some of the most unique shops in St. Louis Park and the Twin Cities. Other popular shopping destination include; Excelsior and Grand, Miracle Mile Mall and the “regional power center,”Knollwood Mall.From locally owned boutiques to nationally known brands you’ll find what you’re looking for in St. Louis Park.
St. Louis Park’s convenient location as a neighbor to Minneapolis means you’re only minutes away from some of the Twin Cities’ most attractive amenities: the Chain of Lakes, downtown Minneapolis, MSP International Airport, live theater and concerts and one-of-a-kind shopping experiences.
With Highways 100 and 169 running north and south, I 394 east and west and Highway 7 running through it, St. Louis Park in an easy commute to the entire metro.St. Louis Park residents also have the option to commute usingreadily available public transportation or by biking on one of the many excellent trails.
St. Louis Park is proud of the numerous neighborhood trails and parks in the community, boosting 52 parks,24 miles of trails and a regional bike trail linking to downtown Minneapolis.
The beautiful Westwood Hills Nature Reserve is located in St. Louis Park and sits on 160 acres of marshland, woods and restored prairie. Westwood boosts a variety of trails ranging from wheelchair accessible to tough hill hikes. Also on the premises is a tranquil 1.5-mile loop around a small lake and wetlands area.
Contact The Garatoni Group today to learn more about St. Louis Park and how it may be the perfect community for your next dream home.