Situated in the heart of northeast Minnesota’s Iron Range, within the Mesabi Iron Range region, Hibbing boasts an ideal location approximately 76 miles from Duluth and 196 miles from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. The city, recognized as the largest on the Iron Range with more than 17,000 residents, sits along U.S. Highway 169, near the intersection of State Highways 37 and 73. Interstate 35 is accessible within 70 miles of Hibbing.
The Hibbing Area Transit System affords a low-cost alternative for commuting residents, and the Chisholm-Hibbing Airport offers regular commercial air service to and from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport via Mesaba Airlines. Additionally, three truck lines and two freight railroads serve the Hibbing area.