Communities: Jordan

Community Overview

Living along the wooded bluffs and rolling hills of Scott County, the community of Jordan enjoys that warm country feeling of a small town while being only minutes from the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Travel time to Bloomington is 20 minutes and downtown Minneapolis is only 30 miles away. Some of the Twin Cities' leading attractions, including the Renaissance Festival, Mystic Lake Casino and Valleyfair are all within 15 minutes of Jordan. Jordan is closer yet to the Scott County Fair, championship golf, campgrounds and numerous recreational parks.

Key Statistics

Population (2017 estimate): 6,255
Median household income (2013-2017): $66,194
Percent of population with high school education or higher (2013-2017): 93.8%
Percent of population with a Bachelor's degree or higher (2013-2017): 27.2%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau Quick Facts

Community/Economic Development Contact Information

Tom Nikunen - City Administrator

The City of Jordan has over 95.5 acres of industrial park space available. In 2001, utilities were installed and new roads recently paved in the new Timberline Industrial Park. Parcels in Timberline Industrial Park range in sizes between 1.5 to 28 acres.

Major Employers

Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative Siwek Lumber & Millwork Radermacher's Fresh Market
S.M. Hentges & Sons, Inc. Jordan Public Schools  
Jordan Transformer Wolf Motors  



Adjacent to US-169
I-494: 21 miles
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport: 32 miles
Downtown Minneapolis: 35 miles

General Contact Information

210 East First Street
Jordan, MN 55352
Main Phone: 952-492-2535

Utility and Service Providers

Click here for utility and service provider contact information

Electric: Xcel Energy, MN Valley Electric Cooperative
Natural Gas: CenterPoint Energy
Water & Sewer: City of Jordan
Internet & Telephone: Comcast, Frontier Communications

Helpful Links

City Code
Planning & Zoning
Permits & Licenses
Fee Schedule
Jordan Area Chamber of Commerce - Shelly Tolonen, Executive Director (952-492-2355, Email: