Top ranked business climate in the U.S.
If you are looking to start, locate or expand a business here, you’re in good company. With a strong economy, intelligent workforce and a convergence of industry, the Columbus Region knows what it means to live forward.
The Columbus Region has business advantages that equal real value, including competitively low startup and operating costs, a pro-business tax environment, highest possible bond ratings, and a vibrant real estate market.
But that’s not all. Our employers consistently promote equality, diversity, inclusion and collaboration. It’s the Columbus Way.
Learn more about the Columbus Region economy here.
PRO-BUSINESS TAX ENVIRONMENT
No corporate income tax and no property tax
Columbus has the highest possible bond ratings in a fiscally stable state
LOWER COST OPERATING ENVIRONMENT
Available and affordable real estate
Favorable start-up environment – unicorns grow here
Home to top venture capital funds in the Midwest like Drive Capital and Rev1 Ventures
OPEN + COLLABORATIVE
Ranked No. 1 opportunity city by Forbes
Headquarter companies in the Region have perfect scores on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index
302 foreign-establishments with over 60,000 employees
80+ languages spoken
The Columbus Region is home to major corporate headquarters from around the world.LEARN MORE
Jami Dewolf,Chief Marketing Officer of Alliance Data
One Columbus is committed to serve growing companies and ensure the Columbus Region remains a vibrant and economically healthy region.
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