Burnsville, MN

Overview

15 miles south of Minneapolis sits Burnsville, a quiet suburban community with the feel of a small town and the amenities of a large city. It’s a great hometown for commuters – Interstates 35E and 35W run through town, giving folks renting in Burnsville a direct route to each of the Twin Cities and beyond. Nowhere in the city is far from outdoor activities—Burnsville contains over 1,800 acres of parkland and outdoor recreation area, including Buck Hill ski area, Crystal Lake, and large swaths of Murphy-Hanrehan Park and the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge. Thanks to an initiative known as “Heart of the City,” Burnsville’s downtown area is a thriving business district full of unique shopping, dining, and entertainment amidst an attractive layout of sidewalks, trees, and public artwork.

1 Neighborhoods in Burnsville, MN

  • Eagan/Burnsvle/Inner Gr Hts/W St Paul

    Eagan, Burnsville, Inver Grove Heights and West St. Paul are four suburbs located to the south and west of St. Paul. These suburban areas bloomed at the end of the 20th century, and careful planning has turned the area into lovely family-friendly neighborhoods with extensive outdoor recreation opportunities and quality commerce. While many commute to Minneapolis 18 miles away or St. Paul 15 miles away, others work in industrial or service jobs in the local area.

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