Building our future together
Find your place here
As the largest county in Minnesota, Hennepin County is an economic and cultural epicenter with Midwest appeal and global reach. Here, we work in partnership to advance an inclusive and resilient economy. Our economic development programs support the success of all our people, businesses, and cities, and help make this the ideal place to prosper.
Resources for businesses and workers affected by COVID-19
Hennepin County has consolidated resources to help prepare our workforce and small businesses for impacts from the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Visit this page often as new resources and programs become available
Small Business Relief Program
Minnesota's economic engine
fortune 500 companies
GDP (37% of state GDP)
AAA bond rating
Here to Partner
Explore our programs to support businesses, cities, and developers:
Ready for growth
By 2040, we expect: