20 apartments for rent near Willowbrook, Minneapolis, MN
Apartments in Willowbrook, Minneapolis, MN
Willowbrook is a neighborhood in the city of Blaine, Minnesota, less than a 30-minute drive north of downtown Minneapolis. Situated less than two miles north of Interstate 35W and just west of Sunset Avenue, this community is bordered by 121st Avenue on the south and County Highway 14/Main Street Northeast on the north. A single thoroughfare – Opal Street – traverses the community from north to south. Willowbrook is part of Anoka County, in the 55449 postal zip code.
Much of Blaine has a somewhat rural feel, and this community is no exception. Most of Willowbrook is undeveloped land, but a few single-family homesteads can be found on the north and south. Much of the surrounding area is undeveloped, as well, with homes scattered throughout on large lots. For residents who want clean air, room to roam, and plenty of natural beauty, this is an idyllic community. Not only that, but city conveniences are just a short drive away in downtown Blaine or farther south in Minneapolis.
This community is situated just a few miles northwest of several of the city’s many lakes, which provide opportunities for fishing, swimming, and boating. During the cold winter months, residents may come to this area for ice fishing. Another opportunity for outdoor recreation within five miles of Willowbrook is the Blaine Town Square Park to the southwest. This park is one of the largest and most popular in the city, offering a long list of amenities.
Avid golfers living in Willowbrook may belong to the Majestic Oaks Golf Club, a prestigious private club just over five miles to the west. In addition to a scenic 18-hole course, this golf club also offers dining and banquet options. Bunker Hills Golf Course is a popular public course situated within 10 miles west of this community.