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Welcome to Lyndale

The Lyndale Neighborhood is best known for its active and engaged community. As a diverse community of 8,000, Lyndale’s mix of businesses, homes, condos, and apartments provide great housing opportunities no matter where you are in life. Lyndale is in the heart of South Minneapolis—giving the neighborhood easy access to shopping, the lakes, transit, and the freeway. The Lyndale Neighborhood Association brings people together--helping community members organize a wide range of events, programs, activities, and volunteer opportunities that engage people throughout the year.

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Boundaries and Zip Code

North: Lake Street
South: 36th Street
East: I35W on the East,
West: Lyndale Avenue

Zip Code: 55408

History

The Lyndale Neighborhood came of age in the early part of the 1900s, as the city expanded south of Lake Street. If you look carefully you can still see where the old street car lines use to run. As you travel down Nicollet Avenue you can learn about neighborhood history through the “Walldogs on Nicollet” murals, which include imagery from Joseph Nicollet and the old Nicollet Ballpark.

Housing Styles and Types

Lyndale has a wide range of homes, condos, and apartments. The majority of the homes are turn of the century homes built between 1900 and 1920 that have been lovingly restored and updated.

Schools

Public School:

For more information on Minneapolis schools, visit Live MSP's Schools page.

Public Facilities

  • Painter Park (34th & Lyndale)
  • Lyndale Pocket Park (31st & Pleasant) owned by the Lyndale Neighborhood Association (LNA)
  • Lyndale Rain Garden (32nd & Blaisdell) owned by LNA
  • Blaisdell YMCA (33rd and Blaisdell)

Home Purchase/Home Improvement Incentives

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

Getting Involved

The Lyndale Neighborhood Association involves hundreds of volunteers each year to help make Lyndale one of the most vibrant and sustainable neighborhoods in Minneapolis. To get involved check out www.lyndale.org.

The Lyndale Neighborhood Business Association works to provide a forum to bring together Lyndale businesses in ways that build connections between businesses, strengthens individual businesses, improves the economic environment of the neighborhood, and is a benefit to the community as a whole. To get involved check out www.lyndale.org.

News

You can download PDF copies of the Lyndale Neighborhood News at http://www.lyndale.org/news. The Lyndale Neighborhood News is published 12 times a year and is delivered by mail to all residences and businesses in the neighborhood.

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Real Estate Listings

Search Realtor.com for listings. You can search for properties by either clicking on the map or entering the neighborhood name or zip code (noting that zip code boundaries span multiple neighborhoods) into the search bar.

OwnAHomeMN.org—Check here for listings of affordable homes sold by community developers. Note: not all neighborhoods have listings.

Contacts

To find our more about the Lyndale Neighborhood Association contact:
Mark Hinds, Executive Director
Phone:612-824-9402 ext 16
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To get involved in the Lyndale Neighborhood Business Association contact:
Norma Pietz, Housing and Development Coordinator
Phone: 612-824-9402 ext 15
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To volunteer with the Lyndale Neighborhood Association contact:
Aryca Myers
Phone: 612-824-9402 ext 15
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