Economic Development

A woman pointing to an "open" sign on the front a business.
The City of Fairborn is dedicated to serving the needs of our diverse business community by providing an economic environment whereby businesses can grow and prosper. The Economic Development Department is designed to promote the growth of the business community. The goals of the department are to provide assistance to existing businesses within the City and to attract and facilitate new businesses to Fairborn.

Incentive Programs


There are a number of economic development incentives designed to meet these needs, including the:
  • Community Reinvestment Area Program
  • Enterprise Zone Program
  • Equipment Investment Grant
  • Job Creation Tax Credit Program
  • Job Retention Tax Credit
  • Ohio Manufacturing Machinery
  • Tax Increment Financing Program
For more information on each of these efforts, please visit the Fairborn Development Corporation Website.