Tucson is southern Arizona's largest city and the second largest city in the State of Arizona. Located 100 miles southeast of Phoenix and 60 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border, Tucson is the ideal strategic location for business and industry.
Tucson blends natural beauty with a culture of
innovation to create a distinctive lifestyle that attracts
a diversity of people and commerce.
Companies in Tucson have access to a well-qualified workforce. Our city is home to top-tier research institution, the University of Arizona, and to tech industry clusters in aerospace, biotech, defense, IT, logistics, optics and solar. The city's high quality of life – including a vibrant downtown and year-round outdoor recreation in spectacular scenery – makes Tucson an attractive location for employees.
Our large bilingual population gives Tucson businesses an advantage when doing business in Mexico and throughout the Americas. At just 60 miles from the border, Tucson is the closest major U.S. city to Mexico's expanding deep-water port at Guaymas, Sonora.