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Welcome to Minnetonka Beach ...

The city of Minnetonka Beach is located in Hennepin County.

The location of Minnetonka Beach has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Minnetonka Beach: min-uh-TAWN-kuh<2>

A typical abbreviation for Minnetonka Beach: Minnetonka Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Minnetonka Beach has a population of 564 people<3> (see below for details).

Minnetonka Beach is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Minnetonka Beach lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Minnetonka Beach is located in the (952) area code.

The ZIP code for Minnetonka Beach: 55361<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Minnetonka Beach had a population of 539 people. This makes Minnetonka Beach the county's 40th most populous community.

The population of Minnetonka Beach represents 0.01% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 485th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 539 people, the population of Minnetonka Beach decreased 12.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 614 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Minnetonka Beach had an population of 564 people. This is an increase of 4.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.14% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Minnetonka Beach.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Minnetonka Beach. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Minnetonka Beach. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Minnetonka Beach.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Minnetonka Beach:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Minnetonka Beach ...

Looking for more information about Minnetonka Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Minnetonka Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Minnetonka Beach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Minnetonka Beach.

Communities near Minnetonka Beach ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Minneapolis   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the East (E) of Minnetonka Beach

Bloomington   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Minnetonka Beach

Brooklyn Park   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Minnetonka Beach

Plymouth   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Minnetonka Beach

Maple Grove   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Minnetonka Beach

Eden Prairie   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Minnetonka Beach

Burnsville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Minnetonka Beach

Located in Dakota County

Minnetonka   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Minnetonka Beach

Edina   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Minnetonka Beach

Saint Louis Park   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Minnetonka Beach

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Minnetonka Beach.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Minnesota

About Hennepin County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Minnetonka Beach. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hennepin County: www.hennepin.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Minnetonka Beach. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Minnetonka Beach.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Minnetonka Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Minnetonka Beach). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Minnetonka Beach or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Minnetonka Beach) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Minnetonka Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Minnetonka Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Minnetonka Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9394, Longitude: -93.5890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Minnetonka Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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