People & Infrastructure

Every year, EDCO collects and publishes statistical snapshots of the economy with trend information about employment, population, housing prices, higher education, utility costs, transportation, climate, and other frequently requested data for both the region and specific communities. To learn more, view our Central Oregon Profile below:

Central Oregon Profile

Additionally, EDCO researches and compiles the Top Employer lists for the region. To download the 2018 lists in their entirety, click the links below:

2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Bend
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Redmond
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Jefferson County
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Crook County
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Sisters
2021 Central Oregon Largest Employers – Sunriver_La Pine

In addition, be sure to visit our maps page for infrastructure and utility maps.

Coworking Resources:
Bend is the remote worker capital of the United States, and with that come multiple great coworking spaces that fit multiple industry needs.

Internship Resources:
Youth CareerConnect provides internship opportunities for students from high school, college and alternative organizations, offering real-world work experience from local employers. Whether you are a student looking to explorer a potential career or an employer wanting to help support the emerging workforce, YCC can help. More info is available here.

Manufacturing Workforce Resources:

There are many resources available for employers to access the emerging workforce, help with recruiting employees and train existing or new employees. More info on those resources are available here.