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Establish your business here.

We have what you need.

Prosper in our Community

Businesses who start here prosper. There's an unexpected level of collaboration within the community with a common purpose to maintain the enviable lifestyle we all enjoy.

Away from the crowds and stress of bigger cities, McMinnville offers deep resources for everything from start up business loans to workforce training to connections throughout the state. If you're looking for a place to establish and grow your business, look closer at McMinnville. 


Ready to purchase a site for your business? Check out available commercial and industrial properties


We can meet with you one-on-one and point you to the next steps


Find the resources that can help your business take off


Find the right people to staff your new business


We can help you create the business plan that gets you started

Data & Costs

Learn McMinnville's demographics and start budgeting the cost of your new business

Need more info? Give us a call at 503.474.6814 

Ready to Start Your Business in McMinnville?

The City of McMinnville does not require a business license.
Register your business in Oregon

You're in good company. McMinnville has a diverse portfolio of successful businesses including

  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Critically acclaimed restaurants and wineries
  • Technology and software developers
  • Boutique and speciality stores
  • ... and more

Oregon has low taxes for business 

  • 0.00% Sales Tax
  • 7.60% Top State Corporate Income Tax
  • 7.60% Top State Capital Gains Tax
  • 9.90% Top State Personal Income Tax
  • 9.90% Top State Personal Capital Gains Tax

We can connect you with the right people to get started

  • Our regional Small Business Development Center specializes in business plans.
  • Get connected for information about grants, loans, and funding.
  • If you're looking for employees, we can get you connected to job boards, training resources, and more.

Enjoy our enviable lifestyle and tight-knit community

  • McMinnville has a lower cost of living than cities with similar amenities. 
  • We have a well maintained and updated infrastructure. 
  • McMinnville is only an hour from Portland and the Oregon Coast.


“Yamhill County helped us with a Business Development Grant. We were a new company wanting to start production at a high level from an empty shell. The grant, more than anything, helped us to offset some of the surprises and stumbles along the way.”

- Marc Wade, General Manager, Ferrum Technology Corp.

You're in good company. These businesses started in McMinnville: 

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