The cost of owning a home in Henning, Battle Lake, or Ottertail is, on average, 20% LESS than the larger cities surrounding us. 2016 Housing Study conducted by Otter Tail County HRA as well as various housing search options can be accessed at the following link: https://www.tricityliving.org/affordable-housing
Living in the heart of Otter Tail County puts you in the center of a job market that offers opportunities to access potential employers in ALL directions. A 30 to 45 minute drive will get you to four different county government hubs, 10+ school districts, countless long-standing manufacturing companies, five separate hospital and clinic systems, as well as a plethora of small businesses in a variety of industries.
Henning, Ottertail and Battle Lake are full of small business owners, farmers, and entrepreneurs as well. Each community has incentives for qualified businesses. Whether one would like to open a unique shop, set up a manufacturing facility or start a home-based business; there is help to get there. Each community is adjacent to a State Highway and each City has additional infrastructure capable of handling business needs. First National Bank is locally owned and operated, has a branch in all three communities, and is very willing to help someone with a good business plan.
Click link to and browse jobs in and around the Henning and Otter Tail County communities: https://www.tricityliving.org/jobs