Mayo Clinic Health System - Lake City, Plainview Clinic
Plainview , Minnesota is located 85 miles southeast of Minneapolis/St. Paul, and 21 miles northeast of Rochester, Minnesota. With a population of 3,408, Plainview offers residents a safe, secure alternative to a more urban setting!
Plainview is 14 miles from hunting, fishing and boating on the Mississippi River. The Whitewater and ZumbroRiverValleys are less than 5 miles from city limits, and Carly and WhitewaterState Parks are within fifteen minutes of Plainview! The city is also located at the western edge of the 2,000,000 square miles of RichardJ.DorerHardwoodForest, which covers parts of Dakota, Fillmore, Goodhue, Olmsted, Houston, Wabasha, and WinonaCounties. Plainview residents are fifteen minutes away from four recreational areas within the Forest.
Plainview is the agricultural hub of WabashaCounty. Lakeside Foods, Inc. and Plainview Milk Products are major food processors that market locally-grown and produced products nationally and internationally. ABA Water Systems, Inc. and A.B. Beadblasting are two companies that provide components and services to high-tech manufacturers throughout the U.S. Overall, more than 100 businesses in Plainview provide jobs to about 1,500 employees.
“Quality of life” and 21st century amenities rate high in Plainview! The Jon Hassler Theater, now in its tenth year, offers the region a variety of professional productions throughout the year. The Rural America Writers’ Center is a regional hub for aspiring writers and playwrights. Plainview’s eight parks offer residents picnic areas, play equipment, tennis courts, softball diamonds and an archery range. Golfers enjoy Piper Hill's 9-hole regulation length golf course. Overall, Plainview is a good place to visit and great place to call home!