Central, Minneapolis

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The skyline of Minneapolis (July 2008)
Central
Location of Central within the U.S. city of Minneapolis
Location of Central within the U.S. city of Minneapolis
CountryUnited States
StateMinnesota
CountyHennepin
CityMinneapolis
Neighborhoods
Area
 • Total3.024 sq mi (7.83 km2)
Population
 (2021)[3]
 • Total56,077[2]
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
55401, 55402, 55403, 55404, 55405, 55411, 55415, 55454, 55487
Area code612
Historical population
Census Pop.
198018,952
199021,15811.6%
200024,14914.1%
201029,72523.1%
202053,09378.6%
2021 (est.)56,077[2]5.6%

The Central Minneapolis community is located in the central part of the city, consisting of 6 smaller official neighborhoods, and includes Downtown Minneapolis and the central business district. It also includes the many old flour mills, the Mill District, and other historical and industrial areas of Downtown Minneapolis. It also includes some high-density residential areas surrounding it, excluding areas east of the Mississippi River. Businesses based in the Central area include the corporate headquarters of Target, US Bank, and the broadcast facilities of Minnesota CBS station WCCO-TV.

Official neighborhoods in the Central community[edit]

Coordinates: 44°58′35″N 93°16′26″W / 44.9763°N 93.2739°W / 44.9763; -93.2739[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Greater Central neighborhood in Minneapolis, Minnesota (MN), 55401, 55402, 55403, 55404, 55415 detailed profile". City-Data. 2011. Retrieved 2013-11-12.
  2. ^ a b "Downtown Minneapolis Population Grows, Again". 9 February 2022.
  3. ^ "Minneapolis Community Profile: Central" (PDF). Minnesota Compass. October 2011. Retrieved 2013-11-12.
  4. ^ Central, Minneapolis, MN. Google Earth. Retrieved 2011-03-09.