The Minneapolis neighborhood of Saint Anthony West is part of the 55413 ZIP code. It is located south of 13th Avenue, east of the Mississippi River, and west of 5th Street and Washington Avenue.
Homes in the area are quite varied and include a number of detached and multiple-family dwellings. Many of the residences were built in the early 1900s, which adds character to the neighborhood and maintains a piece of Minneapolis history.
Within the Saint Anthony West neighborhood is Saint Anthony Park. This park offers a number of amenities. Among them are a basketball court, tennis court, baseball field, and a field used for both soccer and football. There is also a playground for young children.
Another popular area for recreation is Boom Island Park, which is situated to the west, along the Mississippi River. This park is known for a lighthouse that was once used for navigation along the river. The park is popular with St. Anthony West residents because of its scenic views, a playground, boat launch, and marina. It is also a favorite place for anglers to test their luck at fishing. For those who want to see more of the city, on the north side of the park is a charter service offering tours along the Mississippi aboard the Minneapolis Queen.
Southeast of Saint Anthony West is one of the biggest attractions in the area, the University of Minnesota. This massive campus provides much of the education in the region and draws students from around the world. The school is known for both its educational programs and team sports that attract tens of thousands of fans on game days.