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Below is some general information about Minnetonka:
Minnetonka is a suburban city in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, eight miles (13 km) west of Minneapolis. The population was 49,734 at the 2010 census. The word “Minnetonka” comes from the Dakota Indian mni tanka meaning “great water”. The city is home to Cargill, the country’s largest privately owned company and United Healthcare, the state’s largest publicly owned company.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 28.22 square miles, of which 26.93 square miles is land and 1.29 square miles is water. Part of the city includes the Eastern tip of Lake Minnetonka, one of the largest lakes in Minnesota. The outlet of Lake Minnetonka is Minnehaha Creek, which winds through South Minneapolis before ending at Minnehaha Falls and flowing into the Mississippi River. Minnetonka is located 8 miles (13 km) west of Minneapolis in Hennepin County.
The City Council of Minnetonka consists of the mayor and six council members. Of the six council members, two are elected at large and the remaining four are elected from wards. The council exercises the legislative power of the city and determines all matters of policy. It has the responsibility of basic decisions for the community, including appointment of the city manager. The city manager is responsible for putting council policies into effect and administering affairs of city government. The United States Postal Service operates the Minnetonka Post Office and the Minnetonka Carrier Annex. In addition, Minnetonka is served by four zip codes: one representing Minnetonka (55345), two representing Hopkins, MN (55305, 55343) and one representing Wayzata, MN (55391).
The headquarters of Carlson Companies are in Minnetonka. The headquarters of Cargill are located in Minnetonka and are in the Wayzata Post Office area. Founded in 1865, it is now the largest privately held corporation in the U.S. in terms of revenue. Other companies based in Minnetonka include uniform company AmeriPride Services. According to the City’s 2011 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, the top employers in the city are: UnitedHealth Group, Cargill, Emerson Process Management, Starkey, SuperValu, Medica, St. Jude Medical, Carlson, Minnetonka Public Schools, and MTS.r
The city of Minnetonka is covered by three independent school districts. The Hopkins School District, which encompasses the central and eastern part of Minnetonka; the Minnetonka School District, in the western part of city south of Lake Minnetonka; and the Wayzata School District, which covers an area along the northern boundary of the city. Some students attend public schools in other school districts chosen by their families under Minnesota’s open enrollment statute. The Minnetonka School District also includes four schools outside of the city of Minnetonka: Deephaven Elementary School (Deephaven, MN),Excelsior Elementary School (Excelsior, MN), Minnewashta Elementary School (Shorewood, MN), and Minnetonka Middle School West (Shorewood, MN). In addition the schools in Minnetonka, Hopkins School District has Eisenhower Elementary in Hopkins, MN.
Source: Minnetonka on Wikipedia