We are the Moorhead Economic Development Authority

Formed in 1986, the mission of the Moorhead Economic Development Authority is to promote and assist industrial and commercial development and redevelopment in the City of Moorhead. Through the creation of meaningful employment opportunities, retention and expansion of existing businesses, cultivation of new business, and strengthening of the industrial base in the City, we continue to grow and prosper as a vibrant community.

locate here.
grow here.
expand here.

BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

With two established industrial parks, over 500 acres of city-owned land, several higher education institutions, and a variety of incentive programs, Moorhead has everything a business needs to locate, relocate or expand.

Why Moorhead?

Let’s develop Moorhead together. Area fast facts

42,326

City Population

Metro Population: 200,000

Bachelors Degree or Higher (25+)

Median Age

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September 8, 2017

First Things First.

As you begin to seriously contemplate starting your own business, the path forward can feel long and winding. But it doesn’t need to be. Focus on the very first step, which is getting your business plan down on paper.
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  • December 15, 2017

    Recent Property Tax Exemption

    Recently, the Mayor and City Council has approved a property tax exemption for TTL Holding LLC, Rodney Lee, MD, to construct a new medical services fa...
  • November 15, 2017

    Save the Date: Startup Moorhead Awards Banquet

    The EDA is proud to announce the date for Moorhead's 1st Annual Startup Moorhead Awards Banquet. The banquet will be held on December 13, 2017.
  • October 20, 2017

    How Effecient is Your Bussiness' Brand?

    Is your business not thriving as much as it could be? Are you struggling to find the best way to optimize your effects when it comes to digital market...
  • October 20, 2017

    How Efficient is Your Business' Brand?

    Is your business not thriving as much as it could be? Are you struggling to find the best way to optimize your effects when it comes to digital market...
  • August 29, 2017

    EDA Launches Business Plan Competition

    “You know what Moorhead really needs…?” I hear this phrase a lot as I’m out in the community. What follows this phrase is a variety of restaur...

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