The Hamline-Midway neighborhood in St. Paul, Minnesota is located west of downtown. The neighborhood is bordered by the Burlington Northern Railroad to the north, Lexington Parkway to the east, University Avenue to the south, and Transfer Road to the west. Hamline-Midway lies between the Minneapolis and St. Paul downtowns, is just south of the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, and is home to Hamline University.
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Hamline-Midway listings are within walking or biking distance to Hamline University, along with several green spaces, restaurants, music venues, cafés, and shops. Several green spaces pepper the neighborhood, including Tatum, Cato, May, and Clayland, and Newell Parks in the northwest corner, Dickerman Park in the southwest, Hancock Recreational Area and Horton Parks near the center of Hamline-Midway, and Griggs Playground in the east. Tatum, Cato, May, Clayland, and Dickerman Parks are small green spaces, with a community garden at Tatum Park, a grassy mount at Cato Park, an open field space and tot-lot at May Park, two tennis courts and an open space at Clayland Park, which is adjacent to the larger Newell Park; while Dickerman Park is a green space currently going undergoing redevelopment. Newell Park offers amenities including basketball and volleyball courts, a ball field, picnic shelters, a pavilion, a BBQ grill and fire pit, a playground, and a recreation center, which provides a large rentable meeting space and kitchen. Hancock Recreational Area includes several amenities including an outdoor basketball half-court, softball and soccer fields, and a playground, with indoor amenities including an indoor gym, teen center, various meeting rooms, a performing arts room, and a kitchen. Horton Park is a green space with open lawns for recreation and trees for shade and picnics, along with a mini-arboretum with native gardens. Griggs Recreation Area was recently renovated in 2014, with a nature-themed play area, walkways, ball fields, basketball court, playground, ice rink, and sledding hill, and the recreation center is partnered with Leonardo’s Basement, providing creative classes for all ages.
Other attractions in Hamline-Midway include a community garden in the north of the neighborhood near Hamline University; the Hamline Midway Public Library with public computers, a reservable meeting room, and book clubs; the Turf Club, a popular music venue. Various shops and restaurants line Snelling and University Avenues, with a shopping center, gym, grocery and department stores and more restaurants on the south side of University Avenue.
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Hamline-Midway lies within the St. Paul Public School District. Students in Hamline-Midline have several educational options including public, magnet, charter, and private schools located in and near the Hamline-Midline neighborhood. The main public schools serving the Hamline-Midway neighborhood include Hamline Elementary School (PreK-5), Galtier Community School (PreK-5), Murray Middle School (6-8), and Como Park Senior High School (9-12). Alternative schools in Hamline-Midway include AGAPE High School (9-12), LEAP High School which is dedicated to serving students new to the United States and learning English. There is one charter school located within the Hamline-Midway neighborhood, which is College Prep Elementary (K-6). Private schools in Hamline-Midway include Children’s Center Montessori (PreK-K), Friends School of MN (K-8) which is a Quaker school, and Central Lutheran School (PreK-8). For residents seeking post-secondary education, Hamline University is a private university also located in the Hamline-Midway neighborhood.
Hamline-Midway neighborhood is near I-94 and Highway 280, and also has major streets running through, like Snelling Avenue, making it easy to access. Commuters can travel via car, bicycle, or public transportation. There are Nice Ride bicycle stations open seasonally in Hamline-Midway, providing another option for traveling through St. Paul. The Green Line train runs along University Avenue, providing a quick commute east to downtown St.Paul, or west to downtown Minneapolis and the University of Minnesota.
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