Kingfield Minneapolis Real Estate
The Kingfield neighborhood is a vital, energetic Minneapolis neighborhood with a distinct population and a prosperous commercial base. The neighborhood is largely residential, though it is served by three to four dozen small businesses that include groceries, cafes, restaurants and coffee shops.
Mosts homes in Kingfield were constructed before 1920. The architectural styles include Prairie style homes, Bungalows, period revival styles and Arts and Crafts homes.
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The neighborhood is always busy and full of activity, with community gardens, an emphasis on neighborhood upkeep and redevelopment and the weekly Sunday Farmers' Market.
The Kingfield Neighborhood Community council is strongly involved in giving their residents a better quality of life. The most visible evidence of Kingfield's involvement with its neighborhood is the Mural Map that began in 2003. It encourages partnerships between professional artists and teens in planning and painting murals on the exterior walls of area businesses.
Kingfield neighborhood takes its name from Martin Luther King Park, located in the neighborhood. Martin Luther King Park offers recreational activities to the entire neighborhood through both scheduled activities and informal gatherings. The wading pool and tot lot are an attraction to all the small children in the neighborhood, and comfortable seating affords parents and neighbors an easy place to socialize and get to know each other. There are two softball and baseball fields that are available for pickup games and more formally scheduled activities, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts and a walking path that provides hiking, walking and jogging for the community.
Kingfield is one of the larger neighborhoods in Minneapolis in terms of population. Its ethnically diverse base offers social and cultural activities that foster fun, education and understanding for all.