Welcome To Downtown Robbinsdale

The lovely little city of Robbinsdale (a.k.a BirdTown), Minnesota is a short 12 minute drive north west of Downtown Minneapolis with a wide range of restaurants and activities. With a population of ~14,000 residents, Robbinsdale offers a small-town but urban energy. 

Robbinsdale has something for everyone. From condos and townhomes to new build single family homes. The standard home here is going to be more affordable than the neighboring cities, Golden Valley, New Hope, and Crystal. The average sales price for homes in 2021 was $274,000. 

The majority of businesses in Robbinsdale are retail and service oriented, making it a great spot for local shopping and dining.


Robbinsdale is north west of Downtown Minneapolis, bordering other Minnesota suburbs Crystal, New Hope and Golden Valley

Downtown Robbinsdale follows along W Broadway Ave from 40th Ave N to 42 1/2 Ave N. 

5 Reasons You'll LOVE it:

  1. Robbinsdale is a quaint suburb with an urban feel. There are numerous opportunities to get involved in the local community.
  2. There are a handful of active, locally owned businesses that continually support the area and are invested in the city’s well-being.
  3. Amazing downtown with a number of high-profile restaurants
  4. Quick, close commute to Downtown Minneapolis to attend large scale entertainment events such as Vikings NFL games, MN Twins baseball games, Timberwolves and Lynx basketball games, concerts, tradeshows, and more.
  5. Wonderful parks and green spaces that are open to community use.

5 Reasons You'll hATE it:

  1.  There are numerous residential blocks that do not offer sidewalks, which can be dangerous if you are walking a pet or with a young child. 
  2. While the downtown has plenty of local shops, the city lacks larger shopping centers.
  3.  Homes tend to be smaller in square footage compared to neighboring cities, making it difficult for larger families.  
  4. The current contractor for trash and yard waste is inconsistent with weekly pick-ups. 
  5. There are limited major employers, so the majority of job availability is outside of the city limits. 

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Robbinsdale is served by ISD 281, commonly know as Robbinsdale School District. There are two public schools and one private school within the city borders. 

To learn more about the Robbinsdale Area Schools click here

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