Living and Working in Rugby

Center your life and your business at the geographical center of North America!  Rugby, ND is a vibrant and economically sustainable community with plenty of recreational activities, and with crime nearly non-existent, Rugby is a safe community to live and work, raise a family, and start or expand your business. Rugby has many amenities that offer a quality of life that make living and working here not only more productive, but a lot more fun.

With nearly 200 businesses ranging from small retail stores to national manufacturers, Rugby has the infrastructure to take products where they need to go – across the country or around the globe.  And with a labor force to support enterprises with a few or a few hundred employees, Rugby has many diverse opportunites for starting or expanding your business. In addition, there are a number of institutions of higher learning within an easy drive of Rugby. These colleges and universities, along with the locally centered North Central Area Career and Technology Center, provide vocational as well as college courses to help your business succeed, to advance your educational goals, and to expand your qualifications for today’s marketplace.

Students in Rugby receive a top-notch education with enough personal attention to not get lost in the crowd. The Rugby Public School District has an elementary school student body of 266 students and grades 7-12 student body of 307 students. Rugby also has a private Catholic school for grades K-6 with an attendance of 65 students. With a smaller student to teacher ratio, children in Rugby get the attention they deserve and enjoy being involved in many school and community activities that may not be available to them in a larger school district. For younger children, there are a number of child care options, from locally owned child care centers to in-home daycares.

If you are considering starting, relocating, or expanding a business in Rugby, you and your employees will have a great place to work, play, and live!

For more information, contact the Rugby Job Development Authority at 701.776.7655 or visit the Request Information page.

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