Website: www.ci.buffalo.mn.us

Population, Households, and Median Income  
Pop.: 16,315 est. 2019
H.H.: 6,044
The median income is $61,040 and median income for a family is $66,910
Location: 30 miles west of the Twin Cities on Highways 55 and 25

Development Incentives:
The Housing & Redevelopment Authority offers incentives tailored to attract and retain industrial, commercial and retail development.  Tax Increment Financing programs may be available to redevelopment projects, as well as other incentives.

General Contact Information:
Laureen Bodin, City Administrator

212 Central Avenue, Buffalo, MN 55313

Community Amenities:
An eclectic mix of antique stores, numerous lakes, natural beauty, many parks and recreational opportunities and modern conveniences. Buffalo Minnesota offers guests an opportunity to relax and enjoy a perfect day trip or weekend getaway. Nestled between the Twin Cities and St. Cloud, this city of 16,315 provides a relaxed pace and friendly atmosphere. When you get off the interstate or highway, life becomes a little less hectic. The perfect mixture of old and new, Buffalo is truly a unique Minnesota treasure.

Buffalo has its own electric distribution system with competitive rates, sanitary sewer and water, police and fire, streets and parks, a municipal airport, a community center with a focus on senior services, a civic center and ice arena, two off-sale liquor stores, wireless Internet services and fiber to commercial/industrial properties, an 18-hole public golf course and garbage and recycling services.

Major Employers

  • Wright County Government Center
  • ISD # 877
  • Wal Mart and Strip Mall
  • Menards
  • Buffalo Hospital and Allina Clinic
  • Buffalo Clinic
  • Dayton Hudson – Target Store
  • Ryan Chevrolet
  • Morries Ford