University District is a neighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
University District offers a great selection of green spaces to enjoy, despite its sometimes busy ambience. It is very easy to access public green spaces from a large number of locations within the neighborhood, since there are a few of them close by for residents to discover, including Mississippi National River and Recreation Area and East River Parkway. Finally, a good portion of University District is quite quiet, although that is not the case around one of the railway lines.
In University District, most of buildings are large apartment buildings, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The average year of construction for dwellings in this area is 1983. This neighborhood has a good choice of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home while owners make up the remainder.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in this part of the city. Furthermore, there are a good number of opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes. With respect to education, in University District, residents will generally be able to access both primary and secondary schools by walking.
University District permits home buyers to move around by several alternative modes of transportation. University District will draw active people since it is suitable for traveling on foot; many daily needs can be carried out by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses close by. Thanks to approximately 20 nearby bus lines, commuting by public transit is easy in this area. The preferred method to move around in University District is usually a car. It is convenient to find a place to park, and it is a short car ride to the closest highway from any home in this neighborhood.