Target Industries

Enid, Oklahoma, is an excellent place for a company looking to relocate or expand. With a workforce area of over 180,000, proximity to Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Wichita, and innovative educational institutions, Enid can meet your needs. In 2020, the Enid Regional Development Alliance conducted a workforce and targeted industry study showing Enid’s target industries being; heavy manufacturing & assembly, food processing & manufacturing, and aerospace.

If you would like more information about the opportunities available for your company in Enid, contact Lisa Powell, ERDA Executive Director at powell@growenid.com or call 580-233-4232. 

Heavy Manufacturing & Assembly

Key Benefits

  • Production workforce and robust training ecosystem
  • Potential rail access for high users

Top Employers

  • PT – Parrish Enterprises
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Food Processing & Manufacturing

Key Benefits

  • Food production and agriculture experience
  • Significant project activity
  • Right geography for shifting materials out of California
  • Major investments on water / wastewater

Top Employers

  • Tyson Foods
  • No Man’s Land Beef Jerky

Aerospace

Key Benefits

  • Park with access to runway
  • Strong training story (overall) supported by training space at airport and CareerTech experience in industry
  • Proximity to Wichita to show up on prospect radar

Top Employers

  • Vance Air Force Base
  • Aircraft Structures International Corp.
  • Wrenn Aviation
  • North American Aerospace Holdings