Klamath - It's Just Better Here.

There are counties more famous than Klamath, sure, but no western region is more competitive for growing your business. Executives are surprised to find Klamath County the best choice for lower costs, greater incentives, a notable business community, and a well-educated workforce.

There’s still time to beat the rush. Take a closer look. All you need to do is Choose Klamath.

Quick Facts about Klamath County

Klamath County Driving distance map



On the sunny side of Oregon and a half-day drive

to nearby major markets

  • 5 hour drive to San Francisco
  • 5 hour drive to Portland
  • 1 hour drive to world-famous Crater Lake

Better-than-Oregon weather

  • The sunniest Oregon city (300 days/year)
  • Refreshing high-desert climate at 4,100 feet elev.
  • Year-round livability

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Klamath County Employee Base


An Educated Worker

  • 88% have a high school diploma
  • 30% have a college degree
  • 700 graduate yearly from over 60 local college programs

A well-trained worker

  • Workforce serves over 3,100 local businesses
  • Trained in a dozen diversified industries

A well-balanced workforce

  • Mix of 64% blue collar/35% white collar
  • Nearly 60% of our population is between the ages of 20-64
  • Even split of male and female workers

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No government red tape

Your friends & neighbors are your community partners

A relaxed city culture

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Klamath County Lifestyle


The best Oregon activities

    • Summer: biking, golf, sailing, camping, hiking, kayaking, fishing, hunting, birding, zip-lining, whitewater rafting, exploring
    • Winter: cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, birding, duck/goose hunting
    • A certified Blue Zones Community® focused on healthy lifestyles and soul-enriching experiences

Wonderful things to experience

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Our property and community analysis tools provide census data about Klamath Falls and the surrounding communities in Klamath County. Explore the many layers of information including heat maps, zoning, infographics, charts and graphs to find your next business location.


Lower operating costs

  • A favorable county tax structure
  • Available property tax breaks (via Enterprise Zone)
  • Access to abundant renewable energy (geothermal/solar)
  • No sales tax

Affordable development

  • Favorable real estate prices
  • Available low-cost loans
  • An available urban renewal grant (via URD)

Economical workforce

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