Bryant is in south Minneapolis, within the Powderhorn community and is bordered on the north by 38th Street East, on the west by Interstate 35W, on the south by 42nd Street East and on the east by Chicago Avenue. The neighborhood derived its name from William Cullen Bryant, a famous American poet who lived from 1794 to 1878. Bryant is a smaller neighborhood that has quick entrance to downtown via I-35 and bike lanes along Park and Portland Avenues. The neighborhood possesses affordably priced home in a variation of styles. Phelps Park and Recreation Center provide residents of all ages with fun activities as does the adjacent Powderhorn Park. 38th Street provides neighborhood retail opportunities and the 3,500 residents are working to frequently improve this commercial strip by offering improvement grants, participating in city-led planning, and engaging in regeneration efforts.
The neighborhood is mostly residential with several places of worship. Although there are not many options for dining or entertainment within the residential area, there are countless options all located just minutes distance in any direction.
The Bryant neighborhood is home to one park:
Phelps Field Park: As the only park located within the Bryant neighborhood, Phelps Field Park plays an important role in the local community. It offers athletic and recreational facilities that are open to the public. Visitors can enjoy the basketball court, football/soccer field, playground, picnic area with grill, softball fields, tennis courts, and wading pool. Phelps Field Park is also home to the local Boys & Girls Club. The Boys & Girls Club offers daytime programs and activities throughout the year and is a great resource for the community’s youth. With so many amenities as well as fabulous programming, Phelps Field Park is a great destination to play sports, get involved in a program, enjoy nature, or go for a picnic.
If you have any questions regarding the city of Minneapolis, the Powderhorn Community, or if you would like to sell or buy a house in the area, please feel free to visit Twin Cities Property Finder or call 1-800-909-1953.