Welcome to the Cottonwood Heights Economic Development Page!
Cottonwood Heights Economic Development delivers the development, support and cutting-edge infrastructure needed to propel companies beyond their local ambitions. Our focus on maintaining a business-friendly environment means unparalleled convenience to businesses on the move. Located next to the Wasatch Mountains and Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons, Cottonwood Heights offers its residents a quality of life and cost of living unmatched in the region. So, if you are looking to start, expand or relocate a business, take a look at Cottonwood Heights. We know how to get companies moving!
Cottonwood Heights is located in the center of the Salt Lake Metropolitan area adjacent to the Wasatch Mountains of Utah, which was recently named the #1 state for business by Forbes. We offer exceptional Class A office space, an outstanding school district, a safe environment for families, world-class recreational amenities right in our backyard and other attractions that bring a sense of community. We invite you to browse our website and learn more about Cottonwood Heights as a place to start, expand, or locate a business and discover what we have to offer.
Utah Business Climate Getting National Attention
Forbes Magazine recently profiled the best states for business. Utah was at the top of the list. Read more about it here and here.
The New Yorker Magazine also spotlighted how Utah is becoming the next "Silicon Valley." Read more about that here.
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View the 2013 Economic Development Report
• Available office properties
• Available commercial/retail properties
• Economic Development Strategic Plan
• Chamber of Commerce
• State Incentives
• Economic Development Corporation of Utah
Utah has been named one of America's Best States for Business by CNBC.
Cottonwood Heights’ central location provides access to over 2 million Wasatch Front residents along this scenic corridor. In fact, the Wasatch Front is roughly 80 miles long, from Ogden approximately 40 miles north of the Salt Lake Valley to Provo approximately 40 miles south of the Salt Lake Valley. More than half of Utah's total population of 2.9 million residents live in these areas.
Cottonwood Heights Means Business
Cottonwood Heights is proud to be a progressive community that is willing to work with developers and business leaders to foster a business-friendly environment. The city's economic development efforts serve as a resource for businesses looking to open, expand or re-locate to Cottonwood Heights. From identifying available properties to serving as a liaison with both county and state regulatory agencies, our city staff will help make your business transition to Cottonwood Heights a successful one.
Largest employers in Cottonwood Heights are:
• Jet Blue
• Kern River Gas Co.
• Extra Space Storage
• Sonic Innovations
• Home Depot
Cottonwood Heights has a large mix of single-family homes, condominiums and apartments. The average single home sale price in Cottonwood Heights is $330,000, and, according to the 2010 Census, there were 13,194 housing units in Cottonwood Heights with a population density of 4,052 per square mile of land area. Estimated household income is $72,394.
Cottonwood Heights is part of Canyons School District.
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