Shoreview, residential village (1990 pop. 24,587), Ramsey co., SE Minn., a suburb of St. Paul; settled 1850, set off from Mounds View and inc. 1957. Built around seven lakes, the village grew considerably in the late 20th cent. with the development of the Minneapolis–St. Paul metropolitan area. Furniture, machinery, and metal products are among its manufactures.
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