Oklahoma City’s low cost of living, diverse economy, business-friendly environment, and emphasis on continually improving our city’s quality of life through arts and entertainment, unique neighborhood districts, and a nationally recognized culinary scene allows for a lifestyle balance between personal and professional.
A LAND OF OPPORTUNITY
Oklahoma City is on the rise with new and exciting opportunities. From our local districts, the housing market, a diverse local economy, and increasing employment and job growth, our community has a place for you – no matter your expertise!
A SUPERIOR WORKFORCE
Oklahoma City is able to provide a reliable workforce through the right balance of labor costs, labor availability, training and education, cost of living, and quality of life opportunities. Oklahoma City’s attributes can benefit your business!
“Oklahoma has a remarkable workforce;
a supportive, stable political
environment, and an excellent quality of
life our employees appreciate.”
Steve Hendrickson, Director of Government Operations, Boeing
HOW ONWARD MAKES A DIFFERENCE
Onward OKC provides innovative initiatives focused on workforce training and certification needs through the network of technology centers. By working with our industry experts, Onward OKC can better prepare your company for upcoming employment needs and trends and can create a targeted program tailored to your business goals.
AN EVER-EXPANDING WORKFORCE
Onward OKC is committed to encouraging business and job growth by providing education, skills, and training required to obtain and keep employees, as well as providing access to reliable new hires through the Candidate Fast Track Program. Having a talent pipeline and resources for training make Onward OKC the best choice to partner with your business.
Cost of Doing Business – Cities Over 1 Million Population
Moody’s North American Business Cost Review, 2020; Greater OKC Chamber April POINT! 2021
LIVING IN OKC
There are plenty of reasons to be excited about living in Oklahoma City! From job opportunities, low cost of living, easy commutes, quality education, and more, Oklahoma City is the place you’ll want to call home.
COST OF LIVING
Oklahoma City’s recognition as a thriving metropolis continues to rise from housing, culture, education, and employment.
Oklahoma City is one of the best places to live and work, having the second-lowest cost of living of any major metropolitan area.
Source: 2020 Greater Oklahoma City At A Glance
Oklahoma City is home to a variety of restaurants, nightlife, shopping, arts and culture, and professional and collegiate sports in addition to robust public facilities and community events and festivals.
1,000’s of miles
of hiking trails
Sports for every
type of fan