March 23, 2022

The Itasca Economic Development Corporation creates and retains quality jobs and works to grow the Itasca County economy through education, research, and outreach that creates business opportunities. With a focus on growing businesses of all sizes, strengthening the workforce, and building partnerships throughout our whole region, IEDC is a go-to resource for:

  • Site selection
  • Workforce
  • Business
  • Industry

Itasca County Advantages

Itasca County builds bridges to the entire world from its home in the heart of northern Minnesota. It features:

  • Average commute time of 16.3 minutes
  • 45,237 residents
  • 1,007 lakes
  • 16 cities
  • 8 federal and state highways
  • 3 large metropolitan areas within 200 miles
  • 2 Class I railroads
  • 1 airport
We invite you to explore IEDC services and reach out to learn how you can grow in Itasca County! Learn more at