Menomonie Offers Businesses an Excellent Location, Strong Workforce and Incentives
Partner with Menomonie to ensure financial, workforce, and community support for your business:
- We have shovel-ready sites in an industrial park.
- It’s affordable to do business here.
- The Menomonie area is home to multiple colleges training the talent your company needs in order to thrive.
- Grow your business in a progressive, pro-business state where:
- Manufacturing machinery and pollution control equipment are sales and property tax exempt.
- Computers and related equipment are property tax exempt.
- Materials consumed are sales tax exempt.
Menomonie’s interstate location on I-94 and State Highway 29 provides easy access to major metro areas such as Minneapolis, Madison, Green Bay, and Chicago, giving your business access to millions of consumers through not only interstate but also major air and shipping routes. Within Menomonie city limits is the Menomonie Municipal Airport, a transport/corporate classification airport owned by the City of Menomonie, as well as the Union Pacific Railroad, which covers over 32,000 route miles in 23 states.
We have the local, regional, and state resources to support the financial success of your business. The Regional Business Fund, Inc. promotes business and economic development in West Central Wisconsin through various low-interest loan funds. Locally, tax increment financing offers additional financial support. At the state level, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation offers incentives for entrepreneurs and business development through grants, loans, and training.
Menomonie Area Provides Partnership with Your Business
Greater Menomonie Development Corporation is a true partner of our businesses. Most recently, we are working in conjunction with Dunn County Economic Development Corporation in rolling out the Home Sweet Menomonie Program, which aims to address any worker shortage through resources for home ownership.
Unique to the area is the Stout Technology and Business Park located in Menomonie, WI. Located within a mile of I-94, just 45 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 20 miles west of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, this mixed-use technology and business park offers 403 acres of open spaces, walking paths, and attractive buildings ready for your business. In 2021, the U.S. Department of Commerce invested nearly $700,000 for business growth in Menomonie, estimated at adding an additional 470 jobs and generating $2.8 million in private investment.