Uptown, Minneapolis, MN

Uptown Neighborhood Guide Minneapolis, MN

About

Uptown Minneapolis is a vibrant, eclectic neighborhood that bridges the Minneapolis Chain of Lakes with the bustling streets of downtown. This neighborhood is nestled between Lyndale Avenue and Hennepin Avenue, with the popular Lake Street cutting through the heart of Uptown. Home to trendy boutiques, a plethora of dining experiences and a lively nightlife scene, Uptown is a vibrant, walkable neighborhood with much to offer.

What You Will Love About Uptown, Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Uptown’s lively entertainment scene is sure to impress, with a wide range of bars, restaurants, and shops all within walking distance.
  • The nearby Minneapolis Chain of Lakes offers a wonderful escape into nature, with walking paths, bike trails, and beautiful views.
  • For art lovers, the Uptown Art Fair, held annually in August, showcases a wide range of creative works.

What’s Nearby

Uptown's proximity to downtown Minneapolis makes it a popular destination for those seeking city living with a touch of natural beauty. Nearby you'll find Lake Calhoun, popular for water sports and picnic outings, and the Walker Art Center, a contemporary art museum.

The Rental Market

The rental market in Uptown Minneapolis tends to be affordable with an average rent for a one-bedroom apartment being $900. The prices tend to range from a minimum of $900 up to a maximum average price of $1,432. The rental prices in Uptown Minneapolis have a standard deviation of $254.93.

Rental Price Stability

The rental rates in Uptown district have shown some variation, with a standard deviation of $254.93. However, the average rent has remained relatively stable around $900.

Lifestyle

Uptown is perfect for those seeking a lively, energetic lifestyle. Surrounded by shops, bars, and restaurants, there’s always something to do or see. Plus, with the nearby lakes and parks, there’s plenty of opportunity for outdoor activities.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 133 restaurants, 25 grocery stores, and 27 parks within a mile of the Uptown neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Lunds & Byerlys

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    1450 W Lake St

  • SHOPPING
    Calhoun Square

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.2 miles

    3001 Hennepin Ave

  • SHOPPING
    Target

    Retail, Big Box Store

    0.2 miles

    1300 W Lake St

  • GROCERY
    Rainbow Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    0.4 miles

    1104 Lagoon Ave

  • GROCERY
    Uptown Cub

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    1104 Lagoon Ave

  • GROCERY
    Cub Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.4 miles

    1104 Lagoon Ave

Uptown Apartments and Rentals

291 Rental properties in Uptown, Minneapolis, MN.

  • Uptown Square property

    $1,009+

    Uptown Square

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    730–750 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • The Beach Club property

    $1,606+

    The Beach Club

    Studio–4 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    531–3335 Sqft

    6 Units Available

  • 1325 West 27th Street Rentals property

    $900+

    1325 West 27th Street Rentals

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    450–600 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Uptown Estates property

    $825+

    Uptown Estates

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    395–805 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Emerson Flats property

    $895+

    Emerson Flats

    Studio–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    350–689 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • The Lakes Residences property

    $2,700+

    The Lakes Residences

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    865–3450 Sqft

    9 Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
1.3%
13.8%
utilities
1.6%
5.3%
food
0.8%
1.2%
transportation
0.2%
2.8%
healthcare
1.5%
0.8%

Uptown Demographics

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Uptown Reviews

people smiling
  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 4 of 4 renters

  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 3 of 4 renters

Uptown Transportation

walk bike and transit

Walker’s Paradise

93/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Biker’s Paradise

94/100
Bike Score®

Good Transit

56/100
2 bus stops

Uptown Transit Station

Bus Stop

2893 Hennepin Ave

Franklin/Hennepin Bus Stop

Bus Stop

Hennepin Ave

Source: foursquare.com

Uptown Schools

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51%
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3%
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42%
Loring ParkNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$802
2%
Linden HillsNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,000
0%
WhittierNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$875
5%
Central MinneapolisNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$899
13%
Lowry Hill EastNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$900--
Lowry HillNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$972
2%
CARAGNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$922
5%
PowderhornNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$862
1%
UniversityNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,247
5%
Stevens SquareNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$900
6%
Marcy - HolmesNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,185
13%
Elliot ParkNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$907
7%
Cedar-RiversideNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,012--
LyndaleNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$820
2%
Southwest MinneapolisNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,165
30%
St. Louis ParkNeighborhood in Saint-louis-park, Minnesota$1,275
24%
Ventura VillageNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$845
1%
West CalhounNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,750
38%
Prospect ParkNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,539
17%
ComoNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,000
0%
LongfellowNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,055
8%
PhillipsNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$845
1%
Downtown EastNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,263
28%
SewardNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,130
5%
NokomisNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$1,216
2%
HiawathaNeighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota$997
0%
Northwest RichfieldNeighborhood in Richfield, Minnesota$1,287
5%