Benton County welcomes you! We’re confident you will find what you’re looking for here! We have urban amenities in some of Minnesota’s most beautiful and bustling riverfront cities - Saint Cloud, Sartell, and Sauk Rapids as well as small town charm in places like Foley, Rice, and Gilman.
Established as one of Minnesota’s original nine counties, Benton County has a long track record of success. There is a nice mix of rural and urban land with great access to major highways and a regional airport. The people here are hard-working, loyal, and reliable. Nearby colleges and universities fill the workforce pipeline in a region where healthcare, education, manufacturing, and construction are leading sectors. Year-round recreation opportunities are abundant and the quality of life here is excellent. Your business and its employees will flourish in Benton County!