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Location of Ericsson within the U.S. city of Minneapolis
Location of Ericsson within the U.S. city of Minneapolis
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Hennepin
City Minneapolis
Community Nokomis
 • Total 0.91 sq mi (2.4 km2)
 • Total 3,192
 • Density 3,508/sq mi (1,354/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55406, 55407
Area code(s) 612
Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 3,441
1990 3,235 −6.0%
2000 3,149 −2.7%
2010 3,192 1.4%

Ericsson is a neighborhood within the Nokomis community in Minneapolis. Its boundaries are East 42nd and 43rd Streets to the north, Hiawatha Avenue to the east, Minnehaha Parkway to the south, and Cedar Avenue to the west. The neighborhood is the site of Lake Hiawatha, which is connected to Minnehaha Creek. Ericsson shares a neighborhood organization with Standish, even though that neighborhood lies in the Powderhorn community; signs at the western, southern, and eastern boundaries of the neighborhood welcome you to "Standish-Ericsson".

The 46th Street station of the METRO Blue Line is located in Ericsson.

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