Cincinnati is the 24th largest U.S. metro area with a population of 2,140,796. With more than 300 colleges and universities located within a 200-mile radius and a workforce of over 1.6 million within 50 miles of the heart of the region, Cincinnati is a diverse and strategic location for any growing business.
Cincinnati connects the energy and amenities of a vibrant metro region with the access and opportunities of a tight-knit community. Small businesses prosper alongside major corporations in a robust, diverse economy. With nine Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Cincinnati, the region ranks in the nation's Top 10 markets for number of Fortune 500 headquarters per million residents – higher than New York, Boston, Chicago or Los Angeles.
REDI Cincinnati — the Regional Economic Development Initiative — is one of the top economic development organizations in the country comprised of top business leaders, investors and community partners. Visit their site to become connected with the right resources to explore the advantages our region offers your business.
Please visit the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber's website for even more information on the competitive advantages offered by Cincinnati.