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Sitting in Oklahoma County, Edmond's northern border actually clashes with Oklahoma City. Historically a part of the famous U.S. Route 66, the town has been listed on the "10 Perfect Suburbs" list and has been listed as one of the "Top 100 Places to Live" in the country. It's affluent with a large number of education institutions within its boundaries including the University of Central Oklahoma that is one of the town's major employers. The city's economy is largely based on technology, manufacturing, wholesale and retail trade as well as construction. One of the mot tornado-prone cities in the world, it's located in what is called the "Tornado Alley". Edmond has an arty feel with plenty of public murals, stained glass windows and steel sculptures decorating its streets and now coworking venues to keep its 81,405 residents in a happy and creative frame of mind.
Oklahoma's thriving tech scene is becoming a regional pocket for technology and innovation with many tech companies calling the state home, such as the software company Whiteboard Mortgage CRM and the visual marketing platform, Tailwind. There is a flourishing ecosystem cultivating entrepreneurs and startups that is putting the region on the map. Venture capital is available and thousands of jobs are being created for its innovative talent pool that will diversify the local economy. For those that do not wish to put a foot into Silicon Valley, Oklahoma is where there are great companies, startups and entrepreneurs in a tight-knit community. Oklahoma ranks 4th in startup numbers in the United States with plenty of support available by way of events and workshops centered around innovation and tech.
Key drivers of this emerging scene are the advent of coworking spaces and business incubators supporting the tech community.