Greater Oklahoma City is in the geographic center of North America equidistant from the east and west coasts and major trade partners of Canada and Mexico. The ten county region is at the crossroads of the U.S., sitting at the heart of three major national highways on the NAFTA corridor.
There's a reason Greater Oklahoma City is such a great place for business: Location. The ten county region is positioned within a day's drive of the rapidly-growing south-central region (OK, TX, AR, LA) projected to grow more than 44% during the next 25 years.
91.7 Cost of Living Index (8.3% below national average)
20 Minutes of average commute time
2 Points by which Oklahoma City's personal income growth rate is outpacing the national average
1 Announcement proclaiming OKC's NBA Team, the Oklahoma City Thunder!
Governor Brad Henry announced Jan. 26 a plan to boost funding for the EDGE research endowment by earmarking various state interest and investment earnings for the fund.
The EDGE endowment generates money to help fund cutting-edge research projects across the state of Oklahoma.
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