Congregate Living Facilities

Effective as of May 21, 2016, The City of Saint Paul adopted a new ordinance that consolidated the types of Congregate Living Facilities. The chart below categorizes the various types of congregate living facilities permitted by zoning districts. 

Zoning Code - Congregate Living Facilities

For specific information regarding the ordinance language for Congregate Living Facilities, click here.

Congregate Living Facilities by Zoning District

P - Permitted 

C- Conditional Use Permit required

P/C - Permitted but may require a Conditional Use Permit

Blank - Not Permitted

Use RL R1-R4 RT1 RT2 RM1 RM2 RM3 T1 T2 T3 T4 OS B1 BC B2 B3 B4 B5 IT I1 I2 I3
Adult Care Home P P P P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P P P P P P P P P P P P C  
Emergency Housing         C C C C C C C C     C C C C C   C  
Community Residential, Correctional         C C C C C C C     C C C C C   C C  
Overnight Shelter                                   C   C C  

Shelter for Battered Person

P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P P P P P P  
Supportive Housing P P P P/C P/C P/C P/C P/C P P P P P P P P P P P P P  
                                             

Contact Us

If you would like to speak to someone regarding Congregate Living Facilities in Saint Paul, please contact our general zoning information line at 651-266-9008.