Surveying and Benchmarks


The city does not employ a licensed land surveyor. Please contact an independent surveyor for property survey services.

Benchmarks—Surveyor’s Tool

Map of Minnetonka showing sections.The City of Minnetonka has provided benchmark elevations to surveyors and other professionals for many years. The benchmarks were recently updated in 2003 to delete outdated information. Most benchmarks are set on fire hydrants, power poles, or scribed marks on structures on private property.

All elevations are on the 1929 National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD 29).

If you have comments or questions about this section, please contact the Engineering Department—952.939.8236


Selection section of benchmarks to view

These drawings and information are not taken from a legally recorded plat or an accurate survey. This information is provided as a service to the public. People who use these drawings and information do so at their own risk. The City of Minnetonka is not responsible for any inaccuracies contained herein. The City of Minnetonka provides no warranty, express or implied, about the correctness of the information.