facts and stats

Erlanger is at the heart of the Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky metropolitan region. We are located at the juncture of two interstate highways, I-71/75 and I-275. In addition, we are five minutes away from the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport, which is one of the busiest and most highly rated airports in the United States.


Your success is our success! Erlanger is recognized as providing one of the most supportive, business-friendly environments in the region. From the Mayor to the newest employees, we are committed to helping our businesses flourish.


The Commonwealth of Kentucky is known for its innovative incentive packages. For a further breakdown of State Incentives, click here. We routinely participate in those programs. In addition, for those companies that fit our strategic profile, we consider providing local incentives. For incentives offered by the City of Erlanger click on Incentives. 


Erlanger has everything you need for your business. To find out what properties are available in our city, please visit Tri-Ed’s Site Selector Tool and Team Kentucky’s Available Sites and Buildings Tool.


Only a few minutes from the Cincinnati Northern Kentucky International Airport, Erlanger stays connected to the world through air transportation. Surrounded by several interstates and highways, Erlanger is conveniently connected to large cities in the United States and is approximately nine miles from Cincinnati, Ohio. The Ohio River separates Northern Kentucky from Cincinnati and offers barge transportation from the Port of Cincinnati. For rail services, several companies are located in the Cincinnati area. Northern Kentucky also offers public transportation through the Transit Authority of Northern Kentucky.


The City of Erlanger is recognized throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky as having some of the finest, most professional services in the state. Our Police and Fire/EMS Departments, in particular, are seen as leaders in their fields.


Our business owners state that Erlanger’s tax rates are competitive with those throughout the region and that the value they receive for their tax dollar is excellent.

Work force

The Cincinnati region, including Northern Kentucky, is home to a skilled and educated young workforce. With prominent public and private academic centers such as Northern Kentucky University, Xavier University, University of Cincinnati, Miami University, Thomas More University and Gateway Community & Technical College, our region is teaming with talent. Each year, more than 393,000 students graduate within a 200-mile radius of Northern Kentucky and more than 1.1 million adults live within a 30-minute commute of Northern Kentucky. (Source: JobsEQ)


The Northern Kentucky-Greater Cincinnati area flourishes with entertainment; including outdoor activities, sporting events, shopping, dining, and the arts. Erlanger’s convenient location puts you within minutes of most venues. 

To learn more about things to do in our region, visit cincinnatiusa.com.