Attractive Sites and Buildings Await

Attractive sites and buildings await

A wide variety of attractive options await those who are starting a business or considering moving their business to the Brainerd Lakes Area. From shovel-ready sites in our industrial parks to functional and affordable existing buildings for lease or sale, you’ll find affordable options, a solid infrastructure, and the necessary resources to help you hit the ground running.

Certified shovel-ready sites are available

The Brainerd Industrial Park and the West Baxter Business Park are Minnesota Shovel Ready Site Certified. In other words, all of the planning, zoning, surveying, title work, environmental studies, soil analysis, and public infrastructure engineering were completed prior to each site being offered for sale.

Brainerd Industrial Park

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Industrial parks and Sites

The Brainerd Lakes Area is home to several industrial parks. Each is a great first stop for any business wanting to find an affordable location to build that has the necessary infrastructure. The Baxter, Brainerd and Pequot Lakes industrial parks all have available sites with excellent access to the main transportation arteries. With the infrastructure in place and supportive municipal offices willing to expedite the permitting process, a business can break ground quickly.

City-Owned Industrial Parks with Available LandBrainerdBaxterPequot Lakes
 City WebsiteCity WebsiteCity Website
 City Ordinances City OrdinancesCity Ordinances
ZonedLight Industrial Industrial - Office Light Industrial 
  SourceWells WellsArtesian Aquifer 
  Storage Cap.3,400,000 gal 2,400,000 gal 250,000 gal
  Pumping Cap.8,850 gal/minute 2,500 gal/mn 300 gal/min
  Ave. Demand1,391,000 gal/day1,000,000 gal/day 95,000 gal/day
  Treat. TypeSequencing Batch Reactors Sequencing BatchAerated ponds with spray irrigation
  Plant Cap. 6,000,000 gal/day 2,000,000 gal/day 122,000 gal/day
  Ave. Demand2,400,000 gal/day 500,000 gal/day 58,000 gal/day
  Peak Demand3,130,000 gal/day 718,000 gal/day 73,000 gal/day
  Natural Gas   
  Line size 3 inch 3 inch 6 inch
  Primary     4,160V - 34.5KV 7,200 V 7,200 V
  Road load 10 tons 10 tons 10 tons
  Load in park 10 tons 10 tons 10 tons

Consider some of the area’s most unique properties

In addition to industrial parks and more traditional storefronts and office space, this area also has some unique properties and locations with characteristics that make them prime candidates for businesses with unique needs.