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Plymouth is home to a thriving business community. And still growing. Start-up entrepreneurs to medium- and large-size companies flourish in Plymouth’s business-friendly economic culture. The city's low tax rate, prime location and educated workforce make Plymouth a strategic choice for business. 

  • 53,000 jobs are located in Plymouth
  • Plymouth is Minnesota's 4th-largest economy, as measured by gross business sales
  • Plymouth has the 2nd-lowest tax rate of Minnesota cities with populations of 10,000 or more

Plymouth is a hub for med-tech. Plymouth is a key player in Minnesota's medical alley. Industry leaders such as Medtronic, St. Jude Research and Development, Smiths Medical, Covidien and Urologix are located in Plymouth, creating a strong med-tech support network.

  • Plymouth has the highest number of med-tech companies in the metro area
  • More than 130 med-tech or med-tech supporting companies are located in Plymouth

Skilled workforce in Plymouth - St. Jude Medical employees

Plymouth provides what businesses need. Situated between major highways, a 20-mile trip to the MSP airport and just a short drive from downtown Minneapolis, Plymouth combines the convenience of a big city with the calm of a quiet community.

  • 73,000 people call Plymouth their home
  • I-494 runs through Plymouth, as does Hwy 55
  • Hwy 169 is on the city's eastern border  
  • I-394 is within four miles from the center of Plymouth 
  • Plymouth is the 7th largest city in Minnesota

Polaris in Plymouth

We offer a stress-free commute. Public transit through Plymouth Metrolink provides commuter and reverse commuter service between Plymouth and downtown Minneapolis.
Open to Business program offered to Plymouth businesses
Plymouth offers Open to Business.
Open to Business offers business consultations, financial advisement and business loans to prospective or current entrepreneurs and small business owners. Read more.

Interested in locating your business in Plymouth?
We're here to assist you. Our city staff is available to provide information and resources, organize meetings with necessary public and private sector representatives, coordinate city approvals and navigate county and state funding sources. Give our development team a call today. For more information, download our brochure.

Danette Parr, Economic Development Manager 
Plymouth City Hall | 3400 Plymouth Blvd. | Plymouth, MN 55447-1482
P 763-509-5056 | F 763-509-5060 |

View information about City Council, the Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) and the Planning Commission.

Last updated: 9/13/2016 11:18:04 AM