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Elmwood Neighborhood

updated: Thursday, February 16, 2017

Elmwood NeighborhoodClick for map

  • North: Highway 7
  • South: Excelsior Boulevard
  • East: Highway 100
  • West: CP Railroad

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

Neighborhood Characteristics

  • Elmwood is one of St. Louis Park's oldest neighborhoods. It is the location of many of St. Louis Park's original homes. Housing development was influenced greatly by the railroad in the late 1800's.
  • Elmwood has two neighborhood parks: Jorvig Park and Justad Park.
  • Elmwood occupies 231.9 acres (12 blocks residential).
  • Parks and open space - 1.0 percent
  • Commercial/industrial - 24.7 percent
  • Elmwood has 518 housing units (272 single family homes, 168 apartment units and 78 duplex units).
  • The average year built (single family houses) was 1939.
  • Population - 1067 (2002 Census)
  • The Elmwood neighbors group formed in 1997. They host an annual fall gathering each year.

Upcoming Events:

  • Bowling and Entertainment at Park Tavern! Sunday, February 19 from 12-2 p.m. (3401 Louisiana Ave.) The event is free! Space is limited. Please RSVP with the number of people able to attend to Colleen Leonard (

Neighborhood Association Contact

More Links

St. Louis Park City Hall
5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: 952.924.2500 Email: