OKC Named a Top City to Start a Business by Inc.

Leadership Square building downtown Oklahoma City

According to a report by Inc.com, Oklahoma City is one of the 50 best places in America for starting a business. Based on seven factors that are part of the Surge Cities Index, OKC ranked 31st, beating out metros like Louisville, Kansas City, Pittsburgh, and St. Louis.

Factors influencing the ranking include:

  • Rate of entrepreneurship
  • High-growth company density
  • Population growth
  • Net business creation
  • Wage growth
  • Job creation
  • Early-stage funding deals

Read the full report and see how other cities ranked at https://www.inc.com/surge-cities/best-places-start-business.html