With step-by-step support through the AAEDC, developers looking to work in Alexandria have fewer hurdles, more support, and full transparency.
“THE BEST SMALL TOWN”
Alexandria is known as The Best Small Town in Minnesota—because it’s an amazing place to visit and an even better place to live.
A TOURIST PARADISE
We’re right in the heart of Minnesota’s beautiful lakes region, and we attract visitors from all around the world.
A STRONG ECONOMY
We have strong retail sales and a good spending base. See more about our economy here.
TWO HOURS FROM THE CITIES
We’re conveniently located at the intersection of several major Midwest transportation routes, just off Highway 94.
We’ve been the Fastest Growing Micropolitan Statistical Area in Minnesota for four years (and the sixth fastest in the nation).
A hub for manufacturing
We’ve got a strong manufacturing base, serving customers and brands from all over the world.