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Neighborhood association

The Fern Hill Neighborhood is in the process of organizing. If you are interested in getting involved, contact Darius Gray at or 952.924.2184.

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City council ward

The Fern Hill Neighborhood is in Ward 1.

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  • North: Twin Lakes Park and north of Basswood Road
  • South: West Lake Street
  • East: France Avenue South
  • West: Highway 100

Neighborhood characteristics

  • Population: 2,863 (2010) 
  • Size: 384.5 acres, 51 blocks
  • Schools: Bais Yaakov High School (private, all-girls) and Torah Academy are located in the neighborhood 
  • Neighborhood parks: Fern Hill Park and Twin Lakes Park
  • Parks and open space: 9.8 percent
  • Commercial/industrial: 1 percent
  • Housing: 1,338 housing units (958 single-family homes, 27 condominiums, 59 townhomes, 268 apartment units and 26 duplex units)
    • Average year built (single-family homes) — 1945
    • Half of the homes were built before 1945
  • Subdivided: Early 1900s