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Missouri River community #1 in economic development projects

April 4, 2017

Missouri River community #1 in economic development projects

Sioux City ranked #1 in economic development projects in 2016 for metro areas with populations less than 200,000, Site Selection reports.

In 2016 there were 26 projects in the Sioux City metro with a minimum capital investment of $1 million, 20 or more new jobs created, or 20,000 or more square feet of new space.

Additionally, the Omaha, Nebraska – Council Bluffs, Iowa, metro area was #1 in new projects for metro areas with populations 200,000 to 1 million, while Des Moines-West Des Moines ranked #9.

Iowa’s low cost of doing business and diverse economy make the state an attractive place for new projects. Visit our certified sites page to see development-ready sites in Iowa.

 

 

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