Brooklyn Center Homes For Sale
Situated on the banks of the Mississippi River, Brooklyn Center has a great trail system, as well as many recreational parks to keep all generations happy and healthy. In 2004, the city’s caffeine content grew with the building of the Caribou Coffee headquarters and further redevelopment of Brookdale Center makes the future look bright in Brooklyn Center. If you are searching for homes for sale in Brooklyn Center, MN, view our Brooklyn Center real estate listings today.
Median Home Price: $169,900
Brooklyn Center provides plenty of opportunities for residents to remain active. The North Mississippi Regional Park and Mississippi River Trail provide bicycle and trail routes near America’s premier river. Combined with a 20-mile trail system extending to all neighboring communities, residents can walk or bicycle anywhere in minutes.
If you enjoy shopping, the Shingle Creek Crossing is a convenient destination with a variety of stores and restaurants. Additional buildings continue to be added with more stores opening throughout the end of the year.
Whether you’re seeking authentic Indian at Great India, a classic 50’s grill at 50’s Grill, or some homemade style pizza at the infamous Scoreboard Pizza, Brooklyn Center offers a wide variety of dining establishments for the whole family.
Brooklyn Center is proud to support the sustainability of the environment through such programs as the sanitary sewer utilities, recycling pick up locations, and a yard waste disposal facility.
Brooklyn Center offers four school districts, as well as a private school option. If you are unsure of which school your child should attend feel free to contact the school district. Brooklyn Center also offers a plethora of higher education options such as ITT Technical Institute, Brown College, Globe University & Minnesota School of Business, National American University as well as North Hennepin Community College.
Brooklyn Center has a variety of metro transit routes, biking trails, as well as park and ride options.
Brooklyn Center operates under the Council Manager plan, which makes that all legislative power is put under the elected, part time City Council. The Council consists of a mayor and four council members who are elected for four-year terms. There is also a city manager that is responsible for the administration of city.
Brooklyn Center is one of the original suburbs of Minneapolis/St.Paul, and was originally formed as the center of local trade as the former Brooklyn Township. The village of Brooklyn Center was incorporated in 1911, and was made into a city in 1966.