Waite Park is a quiet, urban neighborhood nestled in the corner of Northeast Minneapolis. Saint Anthony Parkway runs along the southern border of the neighborhood and is part of the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway. Waite Park boasts of highly educated, socially responsible and politically active residents that take pride in their neighborhood and their community. With a close proximity to a number of parks and a premier Minneapolis elementary school, Waite Park is a great place to raise a family. Waite Park has diverse housing styles— historic bungalows, mid-century ranch-styles, and more—that are sure to appeal to many different tastes!
Boundaries and Zip Code
North: 37th Avenue NE @ the city boundary
Zip code: 55418
Waite Park was incorporated into the City of Minneapolis in 1887, but continued to grow and develop through the 1950s. It grew throughout the following decades along Central Avenue and Saint Anthony Parkway, within close proximity to Columbia Park Golf Course. Today, Waite Park is primarily, a residential neighborhood with over 2400 households.
Housing Styles and Types
Waite Park contains a diverse range of housing styles from Craftsman-style homes built in the 1910’s to large 1920’s Bungalows and 1950’s Ranch-style homes. Waite Park has encouraged some new single-family home building in the 21st century as well as maintaining apartment living along Central Avenue.
For more information on Minneapolis schools, visit Live MSP's Schools page.
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.
The “Waite Park Voice” is delivered to all residents of Waite Park, free of charge, on a bimonthly basis.
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.
Waite Park Community Council