Business Climate

Norman’s local economy has an acute focus on presenting investors with opportunities for fewer risks and higher returns in comparison with other areas of the country.  Due to Norman’s attractive business climate, successful business recruitment, development, and expansion is made possible, which may be viewed in further detail by clicking on the tabs to the left.

This section also elaborates on Norman’s top industries by employment and highlights the city’s industrial diversity, which arises from the region’s climate, mineral wealth, central location and proximity to Oklahoma City’s labor market and educational attainment of Norman residents.

Various economic indicators have shown a prevailing improvement in the local economic climate.  Here you will find relevant indicators such as city use tax collection figures, unemployment statistics and construction activity.  The business-friendly climate endorsed by the state of Oklahoma and the city of Norman enables the local economy to meet employers’ demands of cutting costs and maximizing profits to promote success in any industry.