Location Advantages

When it comes to proximity to the airport, along with convenient interstate access, Washington County cannot be beat. From here, businesses can reach a major international airport in only 15-minutes. Or, hop on I-94 or I-35 to access the rest of the country by road.

Washington County is also less than 30-minutes to 18 Fortune 500 companies. This includes 3M, BestBuy, Target, Securian Financial and United Health Group.

location advantages

Proximity to the Airport Saves Time and Money

For business, productivity is key to profitability. Unfortunately, being located too far from the airport can cause significant delays - both in productivity and outgoing shipments. Not so in Washington County. From here, businesses can be at an international airport within 15-minutes - and not just any airport - the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. As one of the busiest airports in the country with non-stop flights to destinations throughout the U.S. and the world, our airport provides an easy way for employees to reach clients and vice versa. Simultaneously, businesses can send or receive good via air to cut down on transportation time.

Reach Other Cities Quickly

For businesses who prefer to transport products via the interstate, Washington County provides immediate access to I-94, I-35, and U.S. Highways 61, 10 and 8. As a result, the Twin Cities are a 10-minute drive and Wisconsin is on the border. Other cities can be reached within 4 hours, including Fargo, Madison and Des Moines. In just 6 hours you can be in Chicago! 

Businesses who prefer rail transportation can utilize the nearby BNSF Railway or Canadian Pacific Railway.

Washington County MN Commuting Data