Edina MN is a mature, thriving community situated immediately southwest of Minneapolis in Hennepin County. Rooted in history, this city was named after a Minnehaha Creek gristmill that that was established in the mid-1800s. Edina has grown into a population of over 47,000 people and continues to be one of the Twin Cities’ most coveted communities.
Downtown Edina is commonly known as “50th & France”, as the the epicenter of this town converges at the intersection of West 50th Street and France Avenue. 50th & France is a bustling business neighborhood with over 175 retailers and professional services, ranging from clothing shops, jewelers, salons and spas, gift boutiques and a variety of restaurants.
Although relatively close to urban Minneapolis, Edina maintains the feel of a smaller community. With nearly 40 parks and multiple biking and running trails, Edina is a great spot for any of your outdoor activities. Although Edina’s outdoor presence is impressive, its highly developed commercial districts mean that shopping and fine dining are never more than a few miles away.
Edina is well known as an affluent suburban community with beautiful homes. There is a wide range of homes available in Edina – from starter home to luxurious estates to newly completed townhomes and condos.
The Edina school district is nationally renowned and has a reputation of excellence. The district includes six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. It’s challenging academic program and superior student involvement make this community great for any family.
Come visit Edina and I’m sure you’ll quickly discover why so many people love to call it home.