SW Minneapolis Kenny Neighborhood holds family and real estate values.
By Mary Jo Quay, I Move You Home
If you’ve dreamed about an idyllic urban neighborhood with a creek, lakes, schools, and shopping within walking distance, you will love Kenny in Southwest Minneapolis. Kenny is a small neighborhood of about 3,500 bordered on the north by Minnehaha Creek, south to Crosstown 62. Lyndale Ave on the east boasts local shopping and restaurants, the neighborhood is dotted with coffee shops, ice cream parlors, churches, tennis courts, parks, and local services. The park along the Creek offers miles of trails for biking, skating, walking and dogs. If you have a dog to walk, you'll quickly get to know your neighbors who are also out for a 3.5 mile sprint around Lake Harriet just after dawn. 36% of the population is between 25-44, making it a neighborhood of young families served by ...