Upper Arlington's central location, its educated and affluent populace, and its reputation as one of the premier residential communities in central Ohio make it an appealing environment in which to live, work and do business.
Approximately 1000 businesses call Upper Arlington home, including companies such as National Church Residences, Vaughan Music Studios, the Upper Arlington Board of Education, the Orthopedic Center of Excellence, First Community Village, City of Upper Arlington, Kroger, Giant Eagle, Scioto Country Club, The Wellington School, and Willis/HRH.
The Upper Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business in the community. The Chamber promotes the development, retention and expansion of local businesses by providing its nearly 500 members with marketing opportunities, benefit programs, and community advocacy.
The City's economic development department works closely with businesses to identify valuable opportunities, incentives, sites and services, and guides them through the steps needed to establish a presence in Upper Arlington.