Central, Minneapolis facts for kids
Location of Central within the U.S. city of Minneapolis
|• Total||3.024 sq mi (7.83 km2)|
|• Density||12,866.7/sq mi (4,967.9/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
55401, 55402, 55403, 55404, 55405, 55411, 55415, 55454, 55487
The Central community in Minneapolis is located in the central part of the city, consisting of 6 smaller official neighborhoods, and includes Downtown Minneapolis, the central business district. It also includes some high-density residential areas surrounding it, excluding areas east of the Mississippi River.
Official neighborhoods in the Central community
- Downtown East
- Downtown West where most of the high-rise office buildings are located
- Elliot Park
- Loring Park
- North Loop commonly referred to as the Warehouse District
- Stevens Square/Loring Heights
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