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Minnetonka, MN

 
• The word "Minnetonka” comes from Dakota Indian mni tanka meaning "great water”
• Located about 10 miles west of downtown Minneapolis
• Regionally known for Gray’s Bay on Lake Minnetonka
• Home to Cargill and United Health Group
• Notable residents include Mike Ramsey from the 1980 Olympic "Miracle” Hockey Team and professional figure skater, Jill Trenary.


Demographics

• Population
• Population Density
• Households
• Median Age
• Average income Per Capita
• Median Household Income
• High School Grad or Higher
• Bachelors Degree
51,486
1,847
22,037
45
$46,665
$106,506
97.5%
55.0%
*Based on 2010-2013 census data

Education

Three school districts serve Minnetonka. These include Hopkins, Minnetonka and Wayzata districts. Hopkins School District encompasses two-thirds of the schools. Minnetonka District #276 has a unique structure that includes traditional schools and those that include Spanish and Chinese immersion. Boundaries and schools are best defined by clicking on the links below.
 



GreatSchools.org



Minnetonka Public
Schools #276


Wayzata Public Schools



Business

Minnetonka has always been a great place for business. Since its beginnings as a settlement built around the first privately owned sawmill west of the Mississippi River, to its current status as the home of several multinational corporations, Minnetonka has always been and continues to be seen as an attractive place for business. Minnetonka is home to many businesses including Cargill, Carlson Companies, AmeriPride Services, and many others.

Parks & Recreation

 






 
Minnetonka is proud of its reputation as a city that preserves its natural resources. Residents can enjoy 49 community parks, more than 81 miles of maintained sidewalks and trails and more than 1,000 acres of public open space, as well as natural scenery that includes mature trees, wetlands and prairies. Williston Fitness Center offers numerous fitness options ranging from pools, indoor tennis courts and an indoor playground. Click here for more information.

Market Update

Minnetonka Real Estate Statistics

Total Listings
Average Home Price
Lowest Listing Price
Highest Listing Price

180
$386,362
$69,000
$1,750,000

Our Listings in Minnetonka

5978 Chasewood Pkwy 203
Minnetonka, MN 55343
2 BR / 2 BA
Year Built: 1989
Sqft: 1,096
New
$190,000
5809 High Park Drive
Minnetonka, MN 55345
3 BR / 2 BA
Year Built: 1930
Sqft: 1,961
For Sale
$275,000