A name like Prosperity Heights promises a lot, and most residents of this St. Paul community would likely say that it delivers. This Ramsey County neighborhood has a zip code of 55106. Surrounding communities include Northern and Southern Hayden Heights, Hillcrest, East Phalen, and Frost Lake.
In addition to being a nice place to live, Prosperity Heights is a golfer's haven. With four large golf courses in the area, the only dilemma residents are likely to face is where to actually tee off. Phalen Park Golf Course and Keller Golf Course are located to the west, along with scenic Lake Phalen. To the east are Goodrich Golf Course and Hillcrest Golf Club.
You'll also find several small parks and playgrounds in the area, including Prosperity Playground. Directly to the south of Prosperity Heights is Pigs Eye Lake and the St. Paul Downtown Airport.
Schools in the Prosperity Heights area include Hayden Heights Elementary School at 1863 Clear Avenue, Hazel Park Middle School at 1140 White Bear Avenue North, and Prosperity Heights Elementary School at 1305 Prosperity Avenue. The St. Paul Public Library is located nearby at 1456 White Bear Avenue North.
White Bear Avenue North also offers several businesses and services to Prosperity Heights residents. Eateries along White Bear Avenue include Domino's Pizza, Dairy Queen, White Castle, Pizza Hut, and Best Steak House. Although Prosperity Heights and the surrounding neighborhoods definitely provide that downtown feeling, the area is also within close proximity of downtown St. Paul, which offers tons of culture and entertainment. Options include the Minnesota History Center, the Xcel Energy Center, the Science Museum of Minnesota, and the State Capitol.