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Spring Park

Hennepin County,

Minnesota

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The Minnesota state capital is St. Paul.


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55384

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Spring Park is approximately 1,717 (2000), 1669 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 937 (1990), 897 (2010).

The amount of land area in Spring Park is 0.941 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Spring Park is 0.4 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.661 sq kilometers.
The distance from Spring Park to Washington DC is 1002 miles. The distance to the Minnesota state capital is 19 miles. (as the crow flies)
Spring Park is positioned 44.93 degrees north of the equator and 93.63 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Spring Park median income is $36,071 (2000).

The Spring Park median home price is $194,200 (2000).

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Location

Spring Park location: about 25 miles from Minneapolis in eastern Minnesota. Nearby communities include Mound, just under two miles away, Minnetonka Beach, Orono, Tonka Bay, Shorewood, Excelsior, Long Lake and Victoria. It is on Lake Minnetonka.

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Climate & Weather

Spring Park average annual precipitation is 29.3 inches per year.
Spring Park average annual snowfall is 49.5 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 11.9 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 46.1 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 72.6 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 48.6 degrees F.

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History & History Related Items

Spring Park history:

The first landowner here was William Byers around 1850. His holdings included what would later become Spring Park and what was then known as Byers Bay. John Carmen took possession of the Spring Park area land about 1853 and the Village, itself, was platted in 1880. The name came about because the area was thought of as a spa. Early on, the Great Northern Railroad came to Spring Park bringing many tourists to the lake region. Most of the early buildings were related to the tourist industry including a Casino and hotels.
The founding of Spring Park: 1881 as a Village
The incorporation date of Spring Park: August 1951

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Attractions

Spring Park attractions:

Lake Minnetonka attracts visitors to the area along with Thor Thompson Park and Wilkes Park. The city has 4.34 miles of shoreline on Lake Minnetonka.

Lake Minnetonka
The lake's name is from the Sioux words, Minne, which means water, and Tonka, which means big. It is the 10th largest lake in the state with about 22 square miles.

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