Why Bismarck-Mandan

Bismarck-Mandan and the surrounding area is home to one of the most dynamic and diverse economies in the Upper Midwest. Industries such as government, energy, education and healthcare have supported the community’s rise to a regional prominence. Quality of life amenities such as the North

Dakota Heritage Center, Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, three colleges & universities and the Missouri River have only enhanced our profile as a destination for talent.

Our nation has taken notice of Bismarck-Mandan as a community on the rise. With recognitions including:

  • Forbes list of "Best Small Places for Business and Careers"
  • Milken Institute’s "Best Small Cities"
  • CNN Money's list of top 100 places to live.

We invite you to visit Bismarck-Mandan, learn of the excellent opportunities available in our communities and learn why Bismarck-Mandan is the place for you!

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