| WHY OMAHA?
Omaha, nestled in the central mid-west has a strong and vibrant business community and the city is home to five Fortune 500 companies. In 2008, Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine named Omaha the nation's third best city to live, work and play. One voice united for strong economic growth, new jobs and investment, and widespread prosperity throughout Greater Omaha.
GET TO KNOW GREATER OMAHA
Welcome to a proud, progressive and vibrant metropolitan area, a nine-county region that is future-focused but firmly rooted in a heritage of hard work and hospitality.
Anchored by the city of Omaha and its more than 419,000 people, the Greater Omaha region (Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington counties in Nebraska, and Harrison, Mills and Pottawattamie counties in Iowa) boasts a combined population of more than 925,000 and a set of attributes that allows businesses large and small to thrive! Consider our top 10 reasons Greater Omaha is right for your business and you!
1.Lower cost of doing business
2.Available, reliable utilities
3.Educated, motivated and affordable workforce
4.Save on real estate costs
5.Lower cost of living
6.Omaha is the hub of the nation’s fiber connectivity
8.Strategic, central location
9.Stable, healthy economy
10.Business incentives that reward performance
Take a look at what Omaha has to offer!