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Bryant is a small neighborhood in South Minneapolis that has easy access to downtown via I-35 and striped bike lanes along Park and Portland Avenues and boasts modestly-priced home in a variety of styles. Phelps Park and Recreation Center provide residents of all ages with recreational opportunities as does nearby Powderhorn Park. 38th Street offers neighborhood retail opportunities and residents are working to continually enhance this commercial corridor by offering façade improvement grants, participating in city-led planning and revitalization efforts.


Boundaries and Zip Code

North: 38th Street East
South: 42nd Street East
East: Chicago Avenue
West: I-35W

Zip code: 55407, 55409


The neighborhood was named for William Cullen Bryant, a great American poet who lived from 1794 to 1878. The neighborhood area was incorporated by the City in 1887, and by 1930 it was fully developed.

Housing Styles and Types

Bryant is a predominantly residential neighborhood with mostly single-family dwellings built primarily before World War II. Multi-family buildings are largely located in the neighborhood’s northwestern quadrant.


There are no schools located within Bryant’s boundaries. For more information on Minneapolis schools, visit Live MSP's Schools page.

Public Facilities

Home Purchase/Home Improvement Incentives

  • Greater metropolitan housing corporation. Call 612-722-7141 for more information.

For information about other incentive programs that may be available in this neighborhood, visit Live MSP's Incentive Programs page.

Getting Involved

To get involved with the Bryant Neighborhood Organization, call: 612 827-9274. Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month at 7pm at 411 E 38th street at the Urban League.


Send an email or sign up for our neighborhood discussion group: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Southside Pride—a monthly community newspaper.


Real Estate Listings

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Bryant Neighborhood Organization
Phone: 612 827-9274
Office hours are Mondays 9am - 2pm and Tuesdays 1:30pm - 6:30pm
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