Moving to a new location is a big step. We’ve put together a package of incentives to help make your decision easier. Relocate to the Thief River Falls area (anywhere in Pennington County) and you are eligible for several incentives, valued at up to $10,000.

3-Year Tax Abatement

Qualify for a three-year tax abatement when you build a new home in Thief River Falls. 

FREE Broadband

Move into the Thief River Falls area and receive six months of free high-speed broadband.


Enjoy one-year free membership into Falls Under 40 and the Thief River Falls Chamber of Commerce.

Coupon Book

Receive two coupon books with discounts on clothes, gifts, gas, groceries, and recreational opportunities. Combined value up to $4,000.

Note: Relocation incentives will be available beginning in January 15, 2023 and are subject to change.

Additional incentives

Free admission to high school athletic events for one year

Free admission to Northland Community and Technical College sports events for one year (tournaments excluded)

Application Form

Please fill out and submit this form to apply for relocation incentives. You will be required to attach verification of your old address and your new address to qualify for the incentives. Certain restrictions may apply.

Welcome Guide

“I love living in Thief River Falls because there’s a human touch that I really haven’t felt anywhere else. I can tell you, as an educator, that we have the best of the best here. The people that are involved in the school have such a passion for kids.”

Josh Watne

Teacher, Franklin Middle School

“I love living in Thief River Falls because of the civic opportunities. As a young professional in this community, it’s really exciting to get involved and meet so many community members. It’s what has helped connect me to Thief River.”

Teresa Fay

Board President, Falls Under 40

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Mailing Address
PO Box 773

Thief River Falls, MN 56701

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1412 3rd Street West
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

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