Economic Development

Papillion has all the ingredients needed to help your business grow and thrive:

  • A relatively young and affluent population of residents who are active and engaged. 
  • A business-friendly city with the advantage of being located within the greater metropolitan area. 
  • The lowest property tax levy in that three-county metro area. 
  • Sales tax that is consistent with our surrounding cities, with a portion invested in our parks and recreation amenities that make our community so attractive. 
  • No restaurant tax. 
  • Our customer-minded Planning and Building departments that help to expedite the permit application and review process to save companies valuable time and money as they enter a new market.

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Shadow Lake Towne Center

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Werner Park

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Papillion Business & Technology Park

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Hoffman Strategy Group Office Market Study 2016 has identified:

  • 525,000 SF of office demand in the Papillion trade area in the next decade
  • Overall employment growth to continue at 3% per year
  • Vacancy rate for Class A/B office space is 1.2%
  • There are no class A multi-tenant office buildings in the Papillion trade area

Papillion Business and Technology Park

The Papillion Business and Technology Park is a profitable opportunity for developers and organizations searching for the right location to construct their office building.

  • 50-minute drive from 60% of Nebraska's labor force and much of eastern Iowa
  • Pad sites available from 2.5 to 15 acres
  • Incentive opportunities available
  • Visibility to 21,000 cars per day

StudioInsite Study: Public Works Building Redevelopment Area

The City of Papillion recently relocated its public works operations, resulting in two significant publicly owned properties becoming available for future redevelopment. Learn more about conceptual ideas for redevelopment in the StudioInsite Study.