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Excelsior Community Guide for Lake Minnetonka, MN

Located in Hennepin County, Excelsior is a lovely city situated on beautiful Lake Minnetonka.

As of 2010, this community had a population of 2,397 residents, making it quite a quaint and close-knit community.

If you’re in the market for a Minneapolis area home, you should consider checking out Excelsior.

What Potential Buyers Should Know About Excelsior

This community, which is located 12 miles west of South Minneapolis, is comprised of a total area of 0.69 square miles.

This community was originally founded in 1853 by George Bertram and the Excelsior Pioneer Association. In fact, it was the first community established on Lake Minnetonka.

Many of the original settlers came from the New England area, specifically upstate New York and Massachusetts.

Over the years, the community grew, especially thanks to its proximity to Minneapolis. It even developed a rather famous Water Street, which is home to many businesses that include hotels, restaurants and merchants.

More Amenities You’ll Appreciate Here

This community is also home to a number of amenities that residents will really appreciate.

For instance, the Minnesota Streetcar Museum, a local transportation museum, is located here and operates two heritage streetcar lines.

Meanwhile, the Excelsior Commons is a large park situated along the shores of the lake. It is a publicly owned parcel of lands that is very popular.

And the Three Rivers Park District also maintains a bike and pedestrian trial throughout the community.

Meanwhile, this neighborhood hosts a number of annual events each year, including:

  • Apple Day
  • Art on the Lake
  • Crazy Days
  • Girls Night Out
  • Christdindlmarkt
  • The Excelsior Farmers Market
  • Independence Day festivities.

It’s a great place to live work and play!

Buy Your Next Home In Excelsior

If this sounds like the kind of community you’ve been dreaming of, then please take a moment to contact us at the Azbill Group today. We would love the opportunity to assist you by answering all of your questions and providing you valuable insight about available homes for sale in Excelsior.

List Your Next Property With Us!

And make sure to also connect with us if you’re interested in listing your next Lake Minnetonka property in Excelsior with us. We will work hard to get you the price you want for your property!