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The City of Norwood Young America is a growing community located approximately 35 miles west of Minneapolis. It is located in western Carver County on Highway 212 and Highway 5. The area has seen steady population growth with an estimated 3,626 residents.
This community can be characterized by its German heritage, which it continues to proudly celebrate. Stiftungsfest is celebrated each year the last weekend in August and is Minnesota’s oldest festival, Stiftungsfest.
As the population of the region has grown, so has the variety of industries, services, and businesses located in the area. Businesses such as: Lano’s Equipment, Hydro Engineering, Lakeview Clinic, Yeager Machine, Vickerman, and Waconia Manufacturing have all capitalized off of the City’s unique location.
Norwood Young America takes pride in the community that it has established over the years and looks forward to welcoming new residents and businesses into it’s growing community. Just as the tagline states: Norwood Young America – more than a place, it’s home.