Minneapolis & Surrounding Metropolitan Region

Minneapolis and its surrounding metropolitan region consistently rank at or near the tops of rankings for quality of life factors, economic strength and development vitality.

Minneapolis’ famed park system has been rated the best in the nation for the last three years, and development construction has topped $1 billion per year for the last four years.

The city and region boast a strong, diversified economy and offer an educated and experienced workforce. Residents benefit from a high quality of life and a wide array of arts, entertainment and leisure opportunities. An evaluation of seven major, different lists put the Minneapolis/St. Paul region on top as being the city that showed up the most frequently on these lists.