Post by ● Sep 9, 2015

Northwest Edina: Presidents

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With a population of 900 residents, Presidents is a small neighborhood that is situated in the Northwest quadrant of the city of Edina. It is bordered on the north by Excelsior Boulevard, on the east by Blake Road, on the south by Waterman Avenue, and on the west by Highway 169. The neighborhood is a section of Edina that has former U.S. Presidents as names of its Avenues, such as Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, and Jackson. This section of Edina has a unique feel from other neighborhoods like Parkwood Knolls and Interlachen Park, with their estate-like homes. The neighborhood is within the limits of the Hopkins School District. This has been a foundation for controversy, with many of the residents wanting to be in the school district of their own city.

The Presidents neighborhood is home to one park.

Alden Park: Alden Park is the only park found within the Presidents neighborhood. A peaceful, 5-acre park situated among grassy hilltops, Alden Park is a staple of the local neighborhood. In addition to offering visitors a playground and a basketball court, the park includes numerous benches and picnic areas for passive recreation.

If you have any questions regarding the Presidents neighborhood, the city of Edina, Minnesota, 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