The City of Emporia offers business opportunities ranging from traditional mom-and-pop shops in our two historical downtowns, commercial retail, and industrial corporations. Our broad-based economy, highly-skilled workforce and unparalleled quality of life have positioned Emporia as a great place to do business. Emporia has a business community that is innovative, offers low operating costs, and has advanced broadband activity. Business and people prosper here. We invite you to find out why.