Forbes released its sixth annual scorecard of "Best States for Business" and Oklahoma came in an impressive 13th. The publication highlighted Oklahoma as a state moving up due to our improved job and economic outlook. Oklahoma scored its highest ranking is business cost and economic climate ranking. Oklahoma City has routinely had one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation the last couple of years.
(December 8, 2011)
The ten counties that make up Greater Oklahoma City bring more than 1.25 million in population and nearly 635,000 in labor force. While the counties are inextricably connected by their economic activities, each has unique characteristics and advantages. Look here to find high quality, reliable and comparable data each of our 10 counties. Choose one of the links on the left to see aggregate data on each county.