Fergus Falls is an especially unique location. Perched on the edge of the prairies in west central Minnesota and at the gateway to Minnesota lakes, it is the county seat of Otter Tail County. Established in 1870, Fergus Falls is distinguished for its prosperous past, historic downtown architecture, tree-lined neighborhood streets, and plentiful parks.
In today’s fast-paced, multifaceted world, Fergus Falls residents enjoy the convenience of short travel distances to work, schools, shopping services, and recreation in a place where they can feel safe and secure. Fergus Falls offers an authentic small town atmosphere with modern day convenience, infrastructure, health care, and human services.
Fergus Falls businesses benefit from the legendary solid work ethic of their employees. Veteran and burgeoning entrepreneurs steadily bring new employment opportunities and renew the diversity of consumer choices.
Fergus Falls’ infrastructure has been carefully planned, upgraded, and modernized to support continued commercial and residential development. Fergus Falls is poised to thrive and grow over the coming decades.
Fergus Falls is a designated JOBZ subzone. JOBZ is a Minnesota key initiative to stimulate economic development activity in Greater Minnesota by providing local and state tax exemptions to new and expanding businesses. More information about the JOBZ program is available at the link below.