Global Familiarization

The Chamber views Global Familiarization Trips as a way to assist in the transition to a global economy. For the most part, these destinations are important U.S. trading partners that…

Agribusiness

North Iowans are proud of our role in feeding the world. The global food and agricultural sector faces a tremendous challenge. Authorities project that food production must increase 70 percent…

Economic Profile

Together, Mason City and Clear Lake draw a labor pool from the 15 surrounding counties, encompassing a population of approximately 195,000. Our region has a strong heritage of extremely hard…

Workforce

As the largest cities in North Iowa, Mason City and Clear Lake serve as the regional hub for business, drawing a labor pool from 15 surrounding counties and creating one…

Worksite Wellness

People who know their purpose live up to seven years longer than those who don’t. North Iowa employers provide challenging, fulfilling work and have a proven commitment to worksite wellness….

Health Care and Hospitals

North Iowans have access to the very best in health care. Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa has a reputation for quality based upon past performance and a total dedication to excellence….

Transportation

YOU CAN GET THERE FROM HERE! Ideally located on Interstate 35, Mason City and Clear Lake are midway between Des Moins and Minneapolis. Mason City is bordered to the south…

Cost of Living in Mason City

How does Mason City stack up when it comes to cost of living? The Chamber participates in research to assist the Council for Community and Economic Research in producing the…