Minnetonka is located in Hennepin County, approximately eight miles west of Minneapolis. Minnetonka is a very mature, fully developed suburban community of about 51,000 residents. Minnetonka residents are proud of the Minnetonka reputation as a city that preserves its natural resources. There are currently 49 parks that Minnetonka homeowners and residents can enjoy, 81 miles of sidewalks and over 1,000 acres of public open space as well as the very well-known Lake Minnetonka. You can’t go wrong with buying a home in Minnetonka, MN as Minnetonka properties have proven to be a great investment.