Birchwood Village, MN, is a small community of less than 1000 people located north of St. Paul. Overall, Birchwood Village contains less than one-half square mile of land on the shore of White Bear Lake.
With a notably low rate of poverty combined with a six-figure median household income, the small city is considered an upscale community.
Directly on the lake, the Birchwood area established itself as a recreational spot where cabins and cottages dotted the landscape. Much of the city's heritage can be found its collection of old lakefront homes. At one time, the Twin City Lines street car passed through the area.
Birchwood Village was first incorporated in 1921, and its formal designation is “Birchwood Village, a City of the Fourth Class.”
As a tight knit community, Birchwood Village's properties can be contrasted between the smaller, older homes and the expansive new developments located in the suburbs. The lake homes are consistently in high demand and are rarely on the market.
In 2017, the median property value in Birchwood Village was more than $337000.
Children in Birchwood Village have 11 educational options, which include two high schools. Mahtomedi Senior High, according to Niche.com, was ranked as the fifteenth best public high schools in the state.
All of the schools serving Birchwood Village have good reputations and are widely considered better-than-average, conservatively.
The vast majority of Birchwood Village is residential, so most attractions are found in the outdoors. A selection of beaches can be found along White Bear Lake.
Additionally, a number of small parks can be found throughout the city, including Tighe-Schmitz Park, which features an ice skating rink alongside a small baseball field.
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