Thank you for your interest in moving to the Greater Mankato area, where you'll find all the services you'd expect from a major metro and the charm you can get only from a close-knit community. Here are just some of the benefits residents of Greater Mankato enjoy:

An Ideal Location in the scenic Minnesota River Valley and less than two hours from Minneapolis-St. Paul.

Exceptional Education with our K-12 public school system ranked in the top 17% nationally and 5 superb higher education institutions

Superior Health Care provided by Mayo Clinic Health System and the Mankato Clinic

Low Cost of Living compared to many other areas of the country

Abundant Activities with lots of outdoor recreation, sports entertainment and cultural options

Healthy Business Climate with a diverse economy and all the assets businesses need to succeed

Citizen Involvement ensuring Greater Mankato continues to offer an outstanding quality of life





Visit Mankato and Greater Mankato Growth team up to produce the Guide to VIsiting & Relocating in Greater Mankato, a publication filled with useful information those who live or work in or visit Greater Mankato.




For more information on relocating to Greater Mankato, contact us at or 800.697.0652