Business Advantages

Major Transportation Routes


  • At the nexus of Highway 2 and SR 9
  • Harvey Airfield next to city
  • Within seven minutes of Interstate 5, Highway 522

Highly Rated & Efficient


  • Community support for business development
  • Competitive tax rates
  • Educated workforce
  • One of the top 10 public libraries in the nation
  • School district
  • Streamlined permitting
  • Two hospitals within 15 minutes
  • Two-year and four-year higher education institutions 10 minutes away

Nationally Recognized


  • Antique capital of the pacific northwest
  • City shopping away from crowds
  • Desirable mix of tourism, sports, work, family, and social activities
  • Historic district
  • River frontage on two sides of city
  • Wedding and meeting venues