Zoning Code

The Minneapolis Zoning Code defines the following districts:

1-The residence district includes:

(1) Low density districts

R1 Single-family District

R1A Single-family District

R2 Two-family District

R2B Two-family District

(2) Medium density districts

R3 Multiple-family District

R4 Multiple-family District

(3) High density districts

R5 Multiple-family District

R6 Multiple-family District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 546

2-The office residence district includes:

OR1 Neighborhood Office Residence District

OR2 High Density Office Residence District

OR3 Institutional Office Residence District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 547

3-The commercial district includes:

C1 Neighborhood Commercial District

C2 Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District

C3A Community Activity Center District

C3S Community Shopping Center District

C4 General Commercial District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 548

4-The downtown district includes:

B4 Downtown Business District

B4S Downtown Service District

B4C Downtown Commercial District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 549

5-The industrial district includes:

I1 Light Industrial District

I2 Medium Industrial District

I3 General Industrial District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 550

6-The overlay district includes:

PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District

LH Linden Hills Overlay District

IL Industrial Living Overlay District

TP Transitional Parking Overlay District

SH Shoreland Overlay District

FP Floodplain Overlay District

MR Mississippi River Critical Area Overlay District

DP Downtown Parking Overlay District

B4H Downtown Housing Overlay District

DH Downtown Height Overlay District

NM Nicollet Mall Overlay District

HA Harmon Area Overlay District

NP North Phillips Overlay District

For more information, please view Title 20 – Chapter 551

Last updated Sep 27, 2011