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    Abundant cultural, performing arts and recreational opportunities.

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    A qualified and dependable workforce with very low turnover rates and greater
    than average levels of educational attainment.

  • grand rapids mn 03

    Superior technology infrastructure available, with fiber to the home. 10 to 25 Mbps uploading
    and downloading speeds - local/wide area networking speeds of up to 200 Mbps.

  • grand rapids mn 04

    Outstanding, modern, educational programs and facilities.

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    Grand Rapids is an expanding regional health care and shopping destination (2007 per capita
    gross retail sales = $47,500, general merchandise pull factors indicate a customer population of over 48,000).

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    Groundbreaking: Airport South Industrial Park groundbreaking for Swan Machine (Fall 2016).

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WELCOME

Set apart by a progressive attitude and abundant resources, Grand Rapids, MN is the emerging economic focus of Northcentral Minnesota. With significant increases in area employment expected over the next few years, as large projects in development come on-line, Grand Rapids is actively seeking new business and housing partners, as well as assisting the growth of existing enterprises. We hope that your visit to this site is the beginning or renewal of our partnership.

DEVELOPMENT NEWS

Major Employers


Major Employers in the City of Grand Rapids

Employer

Product/Service

Approximate Number of Employees

NAICS Code

I.S.D. #318 Public Education 675 6111
Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital Hospital 617 6221
UPM Blandin Paper Mill Paper Mill 460 3221
Arrowhead Promotion & Fulfillment Co. Coupon Redemption 349 5619
Itasca County County Government 310 9211
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Discount Retail 300(a) 4521
City of Grand Rapids City Government 225(a) 9211
Terex Corporation All Season Vehicle Manufacturing 225 3369
Grand Village Nursing Home(b) Skilled Nursing care Facilities 195 6231
L & M Fleet Supply Retail 120(a) 4441
Target Corporation Department Store 119(a) 4521
Itasca Community Collage Secondary Education 115(a) 6112
Cub Foods Grocery 100(a) 4451
Sawmill Inn Hotel 91(a) 7211
Grand Hospitality(c) Hotels 70 7211

Source: Telephone survey of individual employers, July 2011
(a) Includes full- and part-time employees

(b) Formerly Itasca County Nursing Home

(c) Includes 25 part-time employees

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  • grand rapids mn 01

    Abundant cultural, performing arts and recreational opportunities.

  • grand rapids mn 02

    A qualified and dependable workforce with very low turnover rates and greater
    than average levels of educational attainment.

  • grand rapids mn 03

    Superior technology infrastructure available, with fiber to the home. 10 to 25 Mbps uploading
    and downloading speeds - local/wide area networking speeds of up to 200 Mbps.

  • grand rapids mn 04

    Outstanding, modern, educational programs and facilities.

  • grand rapids mn 05

    Grand Rapids is an expanding regional health care and shopping destination (2007 per capita
    gross retail sales = $47,500, general merchandise pull factors indicate a customer population of over 48,000).

  • swangroundbreaking3

    Groundbreaking: Airport South Industrial Park groundbreaking for Swan Machine (Fall 2016).