Our Approach

Economic Development

Our programs make the difference.

Woodbury County offers better incentives to both new and existing businesses. We also work closely with our 14 rural cities to provide solutions to your specific needs.

• Lower property taxes
• New-construction/property improvement tax incentive
• Tax Increment Financing (TIF)
Several state-level programs

Because each project is unique and there are so many options to consider, it can be time-consuming to sort through them all. Don´t take the chance of leaving any money on the table. Give us a call – we can work with you to determine your needs and figure out what options are best for you.

Our Story

Sioux City metro ranks #1
in nation for economic development.

Site Selection Magazine has ranked us #1 in economic development for metros with population less than 200,000 in 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2008, and 2007.

Sioux City MSA (Siouxland)
Laborshed Analysis - 2016

Laborshed studies provide community leaders, economic developers, site selectors and existing or prospective employers a flexible tool for understanding the workforce characteristics of their local labor market. The Sioux City MSA Laborshed Analysis - 2016 provides important insights on our regional laborshed.

Woodbury County Community & Economic Development