Chandler’s parks, pools, museums, art galleries, hotels, resorts, golf courses, restaurants and ample shopping opportunities make this one of Arizona’s great cities to live, play and work.
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Chandler boasts a number of advantages as a location to start or grow a business.
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Browse our data and maps repository, where you can find a variety of information on Chandler’s business environment and the advantages of doing business in our community.
Chandler is home to nationally recognized employers representing a wide range of industries. Download our Leading Employer List for employment counts and our Business News document for information on business attraction and expansion projects.
Our corporate-friendly environment is highlighted by the fact that more than 30 companies on the 2022 Fortune 1000 list have office locations in Chandler. Together, these companies have more than 35,000 employees in Chandler, which translates to about 30% of citywide employment. Companies are listed below with Fortune 1000 rank in parentheses.
Chandler is an attractive, diverse, educated and growing community. Download our Demographics One-Pager for information on population growth, income levels and our community’s workforce. We also can provide custom data reports on request.
There is about 12 million square feet of office space in Chandler, offering everything from corporate campuses to executive office suites. See below for an interactive virtual tour of some office projects that are at least 20,000 square feet.
There is more than 27 million square feet of industrial space throughout Chandler, with buildings suitable for high-tech manufacturing, assembly, distribution and other uses. See below for an interactive virtual tour of some industrial projects that are at least 20,000 square feet.
There are a number of coworking spaces in Chandler. See below for an interactive virtual tour.
Chandler has five designated employment corridors: Airpark Area, Downtown Chandler, Price Corridor, Uptown Chandler and West Chandler. In these areas, current business activity and land reserved for future employment uses are most concentrated. Download our employment center sheets for area data along with maps showing some of the leading businesses.
Chandler continues to experience population growth and residential developers are delivering new projects to meet demand for housing. Download our housing projects maps for information on projects that are planned, under construction and recently completed.
Visitors to Chandler have many options for overnight accommodations. Take an interactive virtual tour of Chandler’s existing hotels. See below for a complete listing that includes number of rooms at each and total room count.
VisitChandler.com for things to do, events, restaurants and shopping in Chandler.
Employers in Chandler recruit from a talented and diverse workforce. Within Chandler, educational attainment is well above regional, state and national levels. Beyond Chandler, the Greater Phoenix region offers a workforce of more than 2.5 million people.
Data Source: ESRI Business Analyst – Educational Attainment Ages 25+ (2022)
Chandler residents earn among the highest wages in the Greater Phoenix area. This buying power creates demand for quality retail establishments and first in market concepts.
Data Source: ESRI Business Analyst (2022)
The numbers below were published in the Cost of Living Index, which reports on cost of living differences among more than 300 participating places. The average for all places equals 100, and each participant’s index is read as a percentage of the average for all places. As you can see, Greater Phoenix offers a comparatively low cost of living.
Source: Cost of Living Index (Q3 2022)
Greater Phoenix offers a large supply of affordable housing, especially compared to peer markets. The table below shows metro area Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) scores, which is the share of homes sold in that area that are affordable to a family earning the median income.
Source: National Association of Home Builders (Q2 2021)
Chandler Community Profile
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Economic Development Research Assistant
Official Website of Chandler, Arizona