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Located at the heart of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes, Region 5 is a destination for recreation, industry, and employment.
Situated in the heart of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes, there’s something for everyone in Region 5. Whether your taste runs to outdoor adventure, arts and culture, or great food and dining, you’ll find plenty to choices in Region 5.
If you’re raising a family, you want the peace of mind that comes with knowing your doctor and trusting the medical professionals who give you care. Here in Region 5, we’ve got big-city medical facilities with small-town personal connections. That’s what we call healthy.
Quality education is the most important investment we can make in our future. That’s why the communities in Region 5 have developed a strong network of public and private educational options—from pre-school to postsecondary.
In today’s world, sharpening your skills is one of the best ways to get ahead. Here in Region 5, several higher education options provide job training and skill enhancement. Make your dreams into a reality with us!
The five Minnesota counties that make up Region 5 include a broad range of economic sectors—and major employers within each. Agriculture, healthcare, hi-tech, manufacturing, and tourism thrive here.
From world-class resorts, to the Camp Ripley military training facility… from small family farms to Fortune businesses… Region 5 has employment opportunities—and a quality of life you can’t find anywhere else.