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Looking for a location for your next move? Consider Greater Peoria!

This is the place to get the current economic and community data and the available site and building information that you need when embarking on the site-selection process.  Why Greater Peoria?  Because we make it easy for you to join a business community that is primed for resilient growth in a strategically desirable location.

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Industries with history

Within our well-established leading industries of healthcare, manufacturing, agribusiness, and logistics we have developed a strong and skilled workforce that makes Greater Peoria an easy place to grow and innovate. This history and experience has given our region an innate ability to foster quick success for new businesses in these industries.

Preparing for the future

With targeted regional initiatives guiding the development of our workforce to prepare our people for the jobs of the future, Greater Peoria is prepared to outfit your new location with the talent you need to find success in the 21st century. Not to mention the low costs of business and living that make it easy to grow quickly.

Growth and Sustainability

As a mid-size metro, we take the needs of our existing and startup businesses very seriously.  The companies that are located here benefit from a networked and supportive business community.  That dedication to our region’s companies ensures their growth and resiliency.

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Why Greater Peoria? Get the report!

More and more business leaders choose mid-sizes metros. It’s all about lower costs combined with all the amenities of a big city.

Get to know Greater Peoria

Want more than just the data?  Browse our informational materials or subscribe to our site selector newsletter to learn more.  You can also learn more about our regional economic development initiatives to find out the collaborative work being done to make Greater Peoria the best place in the Midwest to do business.

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Kim Uhlig – Director Of Business Attraction

We Ease Location Navigation.

As a site selector or business leader taking on the critical task of nailing down the next best location, we know there are many factors to consider and hurdles to navigate. In Greater Peoria — a logistically ideal mid-size metro area in the Midwest U.S. — you will find partners that help streamline and simplify your job. We can help you cut through the clutter and get down to business quickly and efficiently. Need a place to start? Here she is!

Kim Uhlig
Director of Business Attraction
Greater Peoria Economic Development Council
309.241.6319

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Welcome to the Greater Peoria Data Hub!

This new home for our region’s community and economic data is a work in progress. Regional partners are working together to build a better tool to share and measure our progress as we continue building a quality and sustainable place to live and do business.

Please let us know how this site can be most useful to you as we continuously make improvements and meet your needs to make data-driven decisions.