About Golden Valley
Golden Valley, population 20,371, is a first-ring suburb of Minneapolis conveniently located five miles west of downtown. With its desirable location, ample parks and nature areas, diverse neighborhoods, flourishing business, and award-winning schools, Golden Valley is one of the best places to live in the Twin Cities metropolitan area.
Future Golden Valley
A plan for Golden Valley's future is laid out in the city's 2008-2018 Comprehensive Plan.
The Comprehensive Plan was shaped by Envision Golden Valley, a community visioning process that began in 1997 and continues today.