A large well-educated, innovation-focused workforce

Waseca, Minnesota is a friendly community with a surprisingly large skilled workforce and a long list of resources for growing companies. That workforce includes a labor shed of 290,680 workers and a total population of over 534,000 within an hour’s drive. K-12 and postsecondary education providers keeping the workforce pipeline strong and ready for tomorrow’s challenges.

Our city’s convenient location gives companies and residents the advantages of large-metro transportation access without having to battle
time-wasting traffic — and puts companies within an 8-hour truck drive of 66 million consumers! Interstate-quality U.S. 14 provides fast connections to two transcontinental Interstates, north-south I-35 and east-west I-90. Canadian Pacific’s local yard provides responsive service to rail shippers, and Minneapolis-St. Paul International (MSP) is just about an hour away, with passenger service worldwide and air cargo via carriers like Delta and Air General.

Waseca has available existing buildings — some with rail service — as large as 250,000 square feet. Or, if you’re interested in a greenfield site, we have ready-to-develop parcels as large as 60 acres. No matter which you prefer, you can count on getting what you need in and out quickly.

Plus, Waseca lives up to people’s hometown dreams, with a delightfully low cost of living, affordable housing choices and a vibrant array of unique boutiques, comfy coffeehouses, an art center, wining and dining, as well as a full menu of outdoor fun for active lifestyles.