New Rockford, ND

Welcome to New Rockford, ND
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Start a Business

Are you interested in starting a business in rural North Dakota, or relocating your existing business to the area?

The New Rockford Area Betterment Corporation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that aids in the generation of new and additional tax revenues for New Rockford and Eddy County, by promoting business growth and expansion. We also work to improve the overall health of the county and to foster community betterment through capacity building, grant writing and training.

Our twelve member Board of Directors and our Executive Director are willing to offer their services to anyone interested in starting a business, relocating an existing business to our area, or expanding a business.

Browse the links below for all the information you need to become a part of our business community. Please call Executive Director Jessica Dillon at (701) 947-2205 to discuss business options, resources, and incentives.

Target Businesses:

  • Restaurant (Owner/Manager needed with experience in restaurant management)
  • Specialty health care providers
  • Legal services
  • Small manufacturing/assembly
  • Food processing
  • Livestock production
  • Retail and tourism
  • Plumbing services
  • Agriculture
  • Construction

Supporting Local Resources:

  1. Direct access to US Hwy. 281 (connects Canada & Mexico)
  2. Railroad Service- Burlington Northern Santa Fe Main Line and Red River Valley & Western
  3. Municipal Airport
  4. Abundant Water
  5. Diverse Agricultural Products
  6. Commercial Property for Sale
  7. Business Tax Incentives
  8. Rental Space for Health Care Providers

Business Planning Resources

To discuss starting a business in New Rockford, financing, and incentives, please contact Jessica Dillon at the NRABC to get started: (701) 947-2205 or email

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