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Our mission is to facilitate equitable economic growth and opportunity by supporting existing businesses, enabling reinvestment and revitalization, and promoting the attraction and creation of new businesses, living wage jobs, and housing options to enhance the quality of life in the community.

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International Investments

Tacoma’s thriving trade economy offers direct access to Pacific Rim markets and the World Trade Center.

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Active Lifestyle

From Mt. Rainier to the Waterfront Promenade, you can enjoy a bustling downtown, welcoming community, and picturesque surroundings.

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Streamlined Transportation

Get wherever you need to go in 15 minutes flat, while also accessing the global marketplace. Connect to an international port and airport, along with rail and I-5 access.

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Affordable Real Estate

Take advantage of competitively-priced real estate, a streamlined permitting process, and some of the lowest-priced utilities in the country.

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Educated & Skilled Workforce

Your dream team awaits: Tacoma's eight higher-ed institutions offer top talent and key industry connections.

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Startup Friendly

New businesses thrive in Tacoma. Join a welcoming community of fellow startups and get the support, talent, and real estate you need.

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52,189

College Graduates Aged 25+

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$312,200

Median Home Price

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15 min

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8

Higher Educational Institutions

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Tacoma, Wa

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