About the Region
Heartland's customer base includes 29 municipal electric systems scattered across eastern South Dakota, southwestern Minnesota and northwestern Iowa.
From entrepreneurs to large corporations, the Heartland region offers numerous resources and opportunities for businesses in every industry. With strong and collaborative ties between local communities, higher education and state government, business is reaching new heights.
The result of this collaboration and innovation can be seen in the numerous top rankings of economic success and quality of life. The region continues to be supported by a strong research and development sector, favorable tax climate and limited regulations. This helps provide low-cost and efficient resources that spur growth in our industries.
In addition, the Heartland region boasts some of the most productive workforce in the U.S. This has led to an increasingly diverse and prosperous economic climate. We are home to companies leading their industries worldwide.