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Mankato, Minnesota—an economic engine of the Midwest

Mankato’s economic vitality is developed on sustainability, liveability and a balanced, diverse profile of regional, medical, higher education, retail, agriculture and manufacturing.

Collaboration and a regional approach have been fostered throughout the business community, nonprofits and intergovernmental sector. A goal is to be welcoming to attract workforce and retain students. Mankato is at the top of the list in Minnesota for economic growth and sustainability.