St. Louis Park is located directly west of Minneapolis within Hennepin County. Minutes away from Minneapolis, St. Louis Park’s population of 44,000 people can enjoy the convenience of the nearby cities and suburbs. Arterial highways include Interstate 394, State Highways 12 and 169, and Minnesota Highway 100. St. Louis Park consists mostly of residential areas that contain a variety of social, religious, and ethnic heritage making each neighborhood unique. Named one of the nation’s “100 Best Communities for Young People” for the third consecutive time by America’s Promise – The Alliance for Youth, St. Louis Park continues to distinguish itself. It is served by the St. Louis Park School District.
There are many recreational opportunities within and nearby to St. Louis Park. There is easy access to the uptown area including the chain of lakes and variety of retail shopping and restaurants. The downtown theater district is nearby as well as all of the major league sports arenas. St. Louis Park is also adjacent to Edina, Golden Valley, Plymouth, Minnetonka, and Hopkins, each having unique recreational opportunities. There is a multitude of parks and trails within St. Louis Park as well making it a great place to get outdoors and explore the area.