Greenwood is a key player in the powerful Central Indiana economic corridor. We have a well-deserved reputation as one of the state's most diversified business communities.
Greenwood is one of Indiana’s fastest-growing communities. It is located at the southern edge of Indianapolis, the logistics capital of the Midwest.
Labor / consumer base
Business and living costs
If you are relocating a business to Greenwood
If you are starting a business in Greenwood
Labor / consumer base About 53,000 people live within the city of Greenwood. About 250,000 live within a 10-mile radius of the city’s center, and 1.6 million live within a 30-mile radius. Greenwood residents are known around the Indianapolis area as particularly friendly and welcoming. We exemplify a strong, Midwestern work ethic and assign high value to education, entrepreneurialism and recreation.
Business and living costs The area’s cost of living is about 10 percent lower than the United States average, and Indiana’s business climate is consistently rated best in the Midwest and among the top states in the country by CNBC, Forbes, The Tax Foundation, Chief Executive Magazine, Site Selection Magazine, and more.
Transportation Greenwood’s economy is strong because both businesses and consumers can rely on our sophisticated transportation system to easily reach clients and products around the globe. Be it highway, rail, sea or air, you can sell it or buy it from Greenwood, Ind.
Uniquely qualified While our business community is diversified and robust, the following industries tell us that Greenwood is uniquely qualified to support their business success:
Transportation, distribution and logistics
If you’re looking for a welcoming, affordable, connected and vibrant community located in one of the best states for business, Greenwood, Ind., is the right fit for your company.
Read the top three reasons Greenwood, Ind., is different from other communities.
If you are relocating a company to Greenwood Businesses seeking permitting and zoning, maps, Greenwood site information, City incentive programs, loan information and additional Greenwood reports are invited to contact the City of Greenwood economic development director.
If you are starting a business in Greenwood The Greenwood area is fertile ground for business creation. That’s because folks in our community have a can-do spirit, strong work ethic and a lot of passion. We embrace entrepreneurs and encourage start-up ideas, from hair salons to high-tech.
The most successful business owners are those who create a plan. Before you make any financial commitments, consider talking with one of our free business mentors, and explore the free templates in our online business toolkit.