Relocating to St. Louis Park, Minnesota

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Friday, October 30th, 2015 at 10:50am.

 

If you’re considering relocating to St. Louis Park, MN, you’re in good company -- the city has grown 5.9 percent since 2010; it’s the fifth fastest growth rate in the Twin Cities Metro Region. And St. Louis Park residents know why people want to live here. They can be at work in downtown Minneapolis in 15 or 20 minutes, the schools are amazing and recreational offerings numerous.

St. Louis Park Schools

Is there something in the water in St. Louis Park? Whatever the reason, students here typically outperform those in the rest of the metro region. ISD #283, St. Louis Park Public Schools, is a nationally renowned school district - where every school has been named a National School of Excellence.

The district oversees four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. You’ll also find a number of private schools in town, including Benilde-St. Margaret's School, Torah Academy, Groves Academy and Minneapolis Jewish Day School.

St. Louis Park Highlights

St. Louis Park’s 47,321 residents take great pride in what their city offers, from the Westwood Hills Nature Center to Aquatic Park and Pavek Museum of Broadcasting. The city is home to a robust and growing business community with nearly 3,000 employers. Some of the larger ones include:

  • Park Nicollet Health Services
  • Travelers Express/MoneyGram
  • Japs Olson
  • Nordic Ware

Homes for Sale in St. Louis Park

St. Louis Park is home to more than 23,000 housing units and nearly 45 percent of them are in multi-unit buildings, so if you’re looking to buy a duplex or a condo in St. Louis Park you should have lots to choose from.

The median sale price of a St. Louis Park home so far this year is $240,000. We currently have 209 homes on the market, priced from $84,900 to $799,000.

One of the things we like best about showing property to newcomers is the diversity of St. Louis Park’s neighborhoods. Whether you want to live on a golf course, have a lake view or within walking distance to shopping, you’ll find a house situated appropriately.

 

Need to sell your home?  Find out what it is worth.

Leave a Comment