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1743 East Iowa Avenue
St. Paul, Minnesota 55106

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One-half block west of White Bear Avenue, 1743 E. Iowa is two blocks south of Larpenteur Avenue. Iowa was built in 1970 and has 14 floors and 148 one bedroom apartments. A spacious, park-like backyard stretches out behind the community room and is greatly enjoyed by the residents. Special features include:

  • Decorative brick accent wall
  • Pantry closet
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • Barber/Beauty Shop (second floor)
  • Library in the community room
  • Outdoor sitting and sunning areas
  • Pool table in the community room
  • Free parking

Special Services

  • Senior Dining
  • Foot clinic
  • OIR - Officer in Residence
  • Congregate Housing Services Program (CHSP) - for residents who need supportive services to continue independent living. CHSP offers frail elderly or disabled persons a noon and evening meal everyday, weekly assistance with housekeeping and service coordination.


The activities available at 1743 E. Iowa are organized by the residents. Currently the following opportunities are available:

  • O.K. card program
  • Postal van (weekly)
  • Resident council meeting (monthly)
  • Bingo
  • Holiday parties
  • Schwans delivery
  • Church services on site
  • Bookmobile (bi-weekly)
  • Voting on site

Floor Plans

One Bedroom Apartment, Type A

One Bedroom Apartment Floor Plan, Type A














One Bedroom Apartment, Type B

One Bedroom Apartment Floor Plan, Type B


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