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Everything your business needs to prosper.

Welcome to the Greater MSP region, consistently ranked among the best places to do business in the United States. Here, you'll find everything your business needs to prosper: A diverse and highly educated workforce, a thriving community and a network of some of the world's biggest, most respected companies.

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Demographics

3.6m

Residents in the Greater MSP area

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Taxes

0%

Tax on personal property and inventory

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Major Employers

22

Fortune 1000 headquarters in Minnesota

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Key Industries

16

Fortune 500 headquarters

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Workforce

2.0m

Personnel in labor force and growing

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Affordable Utilities

41%

Lower wastewater costs than the U.S. Average

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Infrastructure

25min

Average worker commute

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Incentives

$79m

in grants and loans awarded in the past four years

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Community

41%

Of population age 25+ has a BA degree or higher

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