Hear from other businesses who have planted their roots in Sherburne County.
Rotz Septic & Excavating
First Step Preschool
ERX Motor Park
United Bus Sales
Sand Dunes Auto
Olde Main Eatery
Sunken Ship Brewing
Learn how your business can thrive here:
Our community cherishes a simple, authentic lifestyle that transcends fashions and trends.
Our people believe in something more timeless, more “real” than the larger metro areas can provide. People choose Sherburne County for the space, beauty, and a small-town outlook that isn’t out-of-touch. They have a strong work ethic and a sense of ownership and devotion to the community.
Join the 10th fastest growing county in MN
In the last decade, the County grew by 9.5%.
Enjoy a convenient,
Sherburne County is located on Highway 10 with easy access to I-94, has three public airports, and multiple Northstar commuter train stations.
Photo credit: Metro Transit
Take advantage of low taxes and wide availability
Businesses pay among the lowest property taxes in Minnesota. Commercial/industrial land is widely available and reasonably priced.
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Case Study: Cargill
Cargill’s Big Lake protein plant opened in 2001, advantageously located off Highway 10 and close to the I-94 corridor. From transitioning into an egg processing plant in 2005 to adding additional processing capability in 2017, the plant has significantly multiplied its workforce and nearly doubled in physical size. This significant investment in the facility shows the community and employees how much Cargill believes in the plant, its employees, and the growth opportunity in Sherburne County.
- 2001: 40,000 square foot facility at opening, 24 employees
- 2007: $12M investment, +10,000 square feet
- 2013: $3.5M investment, +6,000 square feet
- 2018: $22M investment, +16,000 square feet
- 2019: $21M investment, +additional capabilities
- Today: 72,000 square foot facility, 165 employees
Learn how your business can benefit:
We are happy that we started our business in Sherburne County because they have been so supportive as we have continued to grow and expand our operation.
Our team has grown to over 300 members since we launched in 1993 and we have loved being a part of the growing business community in Sherburne County.
Sherburne County has been absolutely outstanding to work with, from recommending different state and local programs to help promote growth and training, to working together to ensure the City has the right infrastructure to support a large and growing industrial facility such as ours.”