Mayo Clinic Health System - Fairmont
Known as the “City of Lakes”, Fairmont is nestled among five recreational lakes, providing four seasons of fun. An exceptional lifestyle awaits you in Fairmont’s friendly small town atmosphere with amenities truly unique for cities its size. It is located in southern Minnesota, two hours from the metropolitan amenities of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN and Sioux Falls, SD and just 60 miles to Mankato, MN (pop. 60,000).
Fairmont (pop. 12,000) has a stable economic base with several nationally recognized industries, including 3M. The public school system in Minnesota is known for quality and Fairmont schools have received state awards in recent years for excellence in academics, leadership and athletics.
Fairmont maintains a variety of annual entertainment showcases and on-going arts series for community members. The Historic Fairmont Opera House is a faithfully restored theater that is one of the few remaining opera houses in the Upper Midwest. The Opera House hosts events year-round and is home to the Civic Summer Theatre and Children’s Theatre series. You will find additional entertainment opportunities in some of the larger communities in our area.