Economic Development

Maple Lake is a growing community in a picturesque location, nestled among more than a dozen lakes in Central Minnesota.  Maple Lake is conveniently located on State Highway 55, approximately 40 miles west of Minneapolis and 25 miles southeast of St. Cloud.

Rail service is available within the city and is provided by the Canadian Pacific Railway, a Class I railroad.

The City of Maple Lake has local air service provided by the Maple Lake Airport.  The airport is served by a 2,800 foot runway.

Maple Lake’s low tax, pro-business environment and high quality of life have attracted large employers such as MP Nexlevel, a national provider of utility construction services and Bernatello’s, a major frozen pizza producer.

The City of Maple Lake is committed to promoting economic growth and a positive business climate in the city.

Please contact our economic development specialist Jim Gromberg, for all your economic development needs at 763-762-2846.

Come see what Maple Lake has to offer!

Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the Maple Lake Chamber of Commerce is to be an advocate for business, to promote business alliances, to provide valuable benefits and services to our members and to be a leader for economic development efforts in Maple Lake.

Economic Development Handbook


Maple Lake is committed to maintaining a pro-business city tax rate.

City City Tax Rate
Monticello 44.709
Delano 56.681
Maple Lake 57.733
Rockford 59.032
Montrose 60.204
Annandale 71.525
Cokato 74.684
Howard Lake 76.180
Clearwater 87.259
Waverly 93.137
South Haven 137.657

Transportation Services

Maple Lake is served by a number of public and private transportation services for residents.  Please select this section heading to see the Wright County Transportation Services brochure for additional information on available transportation services.

Utilities and Services

Cable/Internet Charter Comm. 888-438-2427
Cable/Internet Windstream Comm. 800-345-3874
Electric Wright-Hennepin 800-943-2667
Electric Xcel 800-895-4999
Garbage/Recycling City of Maple Lake 320-963-3611
Natural Gas CenterPoint 800-245-2377
Water & Sewer City of Maple Lake 320-963-3611
Economic Development

Welcome to Maple Lake!