Incentives

When your business is ready to invest in Emporia and our workforce, we are ready to support your business through targeted investments that provide immediate returns and long-term benefits for our citizens. Below are some of the incentives available to eligible firms relocating to or expanding in Emporia. All incentives are subject to modification, the availability of funds, and review and approval by the Emporia Economic Development Authority.
Enterprise Zone

The City of Emporia has been awarded an Enterprise Zone through the Department of Housing and Community Development which provides state and local investment incentives. These incentives include cash grants for real estate investments and job creation, along with local benefits for qualifying investments. Details and documents are below.