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Browndale Neighborhood


Browndale Neighborhood

updated: Friday, May 01, 2015

Browndale NeighborhoodClick for map

  • North: Excelsior Boulevard
  • South: City of Edina
  • East: Wooddale Avenue & City of Edina
  • West: Highway 100

City Council Ward
The Browndale Neighborhood is in Ward 2. For your council representative's name, go to the St. Louis Park City Council page.

Neighborhood Characteristics

  • Browndale Park is located in the south central part of the neighborhood.
  • With the exception of businesses along Excelsior Boulevard, Browndale is composed primarily of single family homes.
  • Most Holy Trinity School is located in this neighborhood.
  • Browndale occupies 160.9 acres with the estimated residential size of 22 blocks.
  • Browndale was subdivided in 1915. Construction began soon after to take advantage of the former streetcar line on 44th Street.
  • Parks and open space - 6.6 percent
  • Commercial/Retail - 1.1 percent
  • Browndale has a total of 571 housing units (549 single family homes, 18 apartments and 4 duplexes).
  • The average year built for single family homes was 1942.
  • Population - 1385 (2002 Census)

Upcoming Events                  

  • Saturday, April 4 at 10:00 a.m. Spring Egg Hunt at Browndale Park
  • Saturday, May 9 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Plant Exchange at Browndale Park
  • Friday, June 12 Camp Out and Movie at Browndale Park


Neighborhood Association Contact

  • The Browndale neighbors group formed in 1997. They host an annual winter skating party, spring egg hunt, summer picnic and fall bonfire. Block captains help deliver a regular neighborhood newsletter, and gardeners maintain flower plantings in the park.
  • For Newsletter information contact Jane Flannigan at (952) 924-0673.
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More Links

St. Louis Park City Hall
5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: (952) 924-2500 Email: