TOP BUSINESS FACILITIES RANKINGS: KANSAS
|Top 5 Wind Power (Installed MW)||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 10 Aerospace/Defense||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 10 Manufacturing Jobs (% of Workforce)||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 15 Manufacturing Output (% of GDP)||2023 State Rankings|
|Top 5 Most Affordable (Small; Under 50K Pop.) – Salina/Pittsburg||2023 Metro Rankings|
|Top 10 Most Affordable (Mid-Sized; Over 50K Pop.) – Topeka||2023 Metro Rankings|
As the state’s lead economic development agency, the Kansas Department of Commerce empowers individuals, businesses and communities to prosper. Our strong relationships with corporations, site-location consultants and stakeholders in Kansas and beyond help existing businesses grow and create innovative, competitive landscapes for new businesses.
Positioned as an industry leader, the new GO Topeka will strive to innovate, collaborate and boldly move Topeka and Shawnee County into the future. An innovative community with a start up spirit.
Site selection for advanced manufacturing is a complex process in which companies weigh cost-savings versus replacing experienced staff.
The international manufacturer will invest nearly $100 million for a facility that will produce liquid conductive paste for EV batteries and other electronic applications.
Workforce training programs are addressing evolving industries, labor force demands, and speed to market needs of business.
The U.S. Green Building Council program assists local governments plan and track progress on sustainability, resilience, and equity goals aimed at LEED for Cities certification.