Named for the serene atmosphere and its five lakes, Fairmont is an approachable southern Minnesotan micropolis that’s been recognized as one of the state’s most affordable places to live, raise a family, and pursue opportunities.
Fairmont features an expansive industrial park, with shovel ready sites, accessible by plane, rail, and interstate travel. The city’s convenient location is just one of the many reasons businesses chose to locate in Fairmont. The area features businesses such as Mayo Clinic Health System – Fairmont, Hy-Vee, Walmart, Fairmont Foods, 3M, Avery Weigh Tronix, ADS Hancor, Green Plains, CHS, Kahler Automation, and a host of others. Strong industrial and commercial sectors confirm Fairmont as a business-friendly environment.