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Arden Hills is a City of 9,552 residents and 12,402 employees located approximately 10 miles north of downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul. Arden Hills boasts convenient freeway access to I-35W, I-694, Highway 51 / Snelling, and Highway 10. The City also has access to a Canadian Pacific rail spur.

The City of Arden Hills is a small town within a big city. City staff are always willing to speak with business owners about the permitting and approval process. Local banks can help with financing. The St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce and the Metro North Chamber of Commerce offer opportunities for support and networking.

Development Opportunities
The Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant (TCAAP) property is entirely located within Arden Hills along Highway 10 and I-35W. The 430 acres that are slated for private development represent the City’s greatest opportunity for job growth and business development. The Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors offers a public site to access information on available commercial properties. Specify Arden Hills and select ‘Results’ to see a list of all available commercial properties in the City.”

Arden Hills has a median household income that is approximately 23% higher than the metropolitan area. The City has a highly educated workforce with 51% of the population holding bachelor’s degrees or higher. The Metropolitan Council is a good source for additional demographic information.

The Mounds View School District is one of the highest-rated school districts in the state. Arden Hills is also home to Bethel University and University of Northwestern - St. Paul.