The neighborhood of Orchard is located on the northeast side of Minnetonka off of Shady Oak road just south of Minnetonka Boulevard. Orchard is an excellent neighborhood with much to offer including great homes, family friendly community, and easy access to some of the best amenities in Minnetonka. The neighborhood also offers a scenic wooded environment full of mature trees, providing residents with a private neighborhood atmosphere. Orchard boasts 25 single family homes featuring ranch, rambler, and split level housing styles with prices ranging from $250,000 to $600,000.
Orchard is located within close proximity to a wide range of amenities in Minnetonka. Residents of the neighborhood have easy access to several shopping, dining, and recreational amenities including Ridgedale Center, Ridgehaven Mall, Minneapolis Country Club, Big Willow Park, Meadow Park, Ford Park, and Cedar Manor Park. Big Willow Park is a 95 acre park offering a wide range of recreational amenities and activities including 2.5 miles of trails, baseball fields, softball fields, a soccer field, and more. Orchard also offers easy access to Ridgedale Center, offering some of the top shopping, dining, and grocery amenities in the area.
Residents of Orchard are served by Independent School District 270 also known as Hopkins Public Schools. Hopkins Public Schools serves 7,200 students in Kindergarten through 12th grades offering an exceptional educational experience designed to help students excel. The closest school to Orchard is Hopkins West Junior High School. Hopkins West serves over 700 students in 6th through 8th grade, offering an excellent academic program designed to help students succeed. Other schools in the area include Eisenhower Elementary School, Alice Smith Elementary School, Hopkins North Junior High School, Hopkins High School, and Minnetonka Christian Academy.