Why Choose North St. Paul?
North St. Paul is a suburb of the Twin Cities, located to the northeast of Minneapolis and St. Paul. It is approximately 18 miles from downtown Minneapolis and 10 miles from downtown St. Paul. North St. Paul intersects Highway 36, which provides easy access to numerous interstates and main thoroughfares. Because of its close proximity to St. Paul and the suburban lifestyle it provides, it’s a popular draw for commuters.
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What’s the City Like?
Homes in North St. Paul come in all sizes, from as little as 700 square feet to more than 2000 square feet. Most of the homes were built after 1940, though construction in North St. Paul began in the 1880s and many homes in the area date back to the pre-1900s. Most homes have 2-3 bedrooms and 1 bath, with one-story homes being most common. The lots are standard city lots, 1/4 acre or less.
What’s Going On in North St. Paul?
Despite being a small suburb, only 3.1 miles in total, North St. Paul boasts nearly a dozen parks and green spaces, including one nature preserve and many amenities for sports and gatherings. One of the many trailheads of the Gateway Trail, a paved multi-use trail extending from St. Paul to Stillwater, is found here. North St. Paul also hosts an Urban Ecology Center, a 24-acre wetland restoration project along the Gateway Trail.
North St. Paul is 3 miles from the nearest major hospital, and there are various medical clinics in and near the suburb itself. Public bus service is available, with routes and stops on the major thoroughfares within the city.
What Schools Will the Kids Attend?
North St. Paul lies within the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District #622. This district provides more than a dozen options for K-12 education, with Cowern Elementary (K-5), Richardson Elementary (K-5), Webster Elementary (K-5), and North High School (9-12) within the city limits.
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