Monticello is located at the intersection of Interstate 94 and State Highway 25, nestled along the south bank of the Mississippi River, less than an hour’s drive north from the Twin Cities Metro area and 25 minutes south of St. Cloud. Monticello is a progressive and growing community with a small town atmosphere located in Wright County on the scenic Mississippi River. Monticello is the home of several industrial businesses marketing products through Minnesota, the United States and in some cases internationally. Monticello prides itself for preserving and developing green space into more than 24 city parks including city-wide paved pathways for walking and biking which now stretches over 14 miles.