Business Development & Relocation

Burley is a business-friendly city! The city believes that successful businesses directly correlate with better living conditions. Many of the cities most valued citizens are entrepreneurs and small businesses. We have an excellent workforce backed up by excellent skilled trades in the area.

Encouraging Business

The area has been agriculturally based for many years, and has now taken steps to expand the base economy with ethanol production, manufacturing, transportation, and value added agriculture products. The local government has made important steps in facilitating the entrance of more business, even encouraging all business that could be successful in this area with; low - cost electricity, dedicated employees interested in quality, productivity, and maximizing the potential. Burley has modern utilities for water, waste water, and electric.


Being on I-84 it is a mid point between Boise and Salt Lake City, Denver and Portland or Seattle. Burley offers a competitive labor environment with moderate wage rates and a non-union environment. Southern Idaho maintains a skilled and active working class with good business ethics. Programs have been implemented through Region IV Development, Job Services and College of Southern Idaho to meet the demands of a changing workforce for both the job seeker and employer.

Business Development Contacts

Burley City Administration

For information on locating your business to Burley or starting a business, fill out a siting survey.

Burley Economic Development

MiniCassia Chamber of Commerce

Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization