Neighborhood association

The Browndale Neighborhood Association formed in 1996. 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 more Browndale Neighborhood information, visit us on Facebook or Nextdoor.

    Newsletter

    Upcoming events

    • April 20 – Egg hunt, 10 a.m. – noon
    • May 11 – Plant exchange 2 – 4 p.m.
    • May 18 – Garage sale
    • June 14 – Spring campout, 5 p.m. – 9 a.m. next morning
    • June 29 – July 4 kiddy parade, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
    • Sept. 6 – Fall campout, 5 p.m. – 9 a.m. next morning
    • Oct. 12 – Bonfire & Bluegrass Band, 3 – 10 p.m.
    • Dec. 14 – Sleigh ride, 4 – 6 p.m.

    City council ward

    The Browndale Neighborhood is in Ward 2.

    For your council representative's name, go to the city council page.

    Boundaries

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

    Neighborhood characteristics

    • Population: 1,385 (2002 Census)
    • Size: 160.9 acres, 22 blocks
    • Neighborhood park: Browndale Park
    • Parks and open space: 6.6 percent
    • Commercial/retail: 1.1 percent
    • Housing: 607 housing units (549 single-family homes, 36 condos, 18 apartments and four duplexes)
      • Average year built (single-family homes) — 1942
    • Subdivided: 1915