Economic Development


The City of Inver Grove Heights desires economic development to provide jobs, increase tax base, and offer goods and service to its citizens.

The City strives to foster an attractive environment for both new and existing businesses by retaining existing businesses, assisting businesses with expansion, attracting new businesses to the community, and enabling the rehabilitation and redevelopment of commercial areas within the City. 

Community Profile

Please view the attached Community Profiles for a summary of the demographic, economic, labor market and commuting pattern data for the City of Inver Grove Heights and the surrounding area. 

Economic Development Authority (EDA)  

Economic development activities in IGH are directed by the Economic Development Authority (EDA), which is the City Council, and staffed by the city’s Community Development Director. Information about the EDA, the EDA's Annual Workplan and meeting schedule can be viewed on the EDA webpage.

  1. Heather Rand

    Community Development Director

  2. Community Development

    Physical Address
    8150 Barbara Avenue
    Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077

    Phone: 651-450-2545
    Fax: 651-450-2502