Economic Development

Economic DevelopmentDraper City is one the best-managed cities in Utah, with its top-tier schools, safe neighborhoods, economic opportunities, and access to open space and recreational activities. We are a leader in the state’s economy as part of the Silicon Slopes tech corridor, and with more than 1,000 businesses in various industries operating in our city. Through forward-thinking discussions and bold planning, the city remains positioned for upward movement and continued development.

Over the past several years, Draper has welcomed many new and exciting businesses to accommodate our growing population. Large or small, each one becomes an important part of our community. Businesses in Draper include Pluralsight, Dealertrack,, eBay, 1-800 Contacts,, Progressive Finance, VPI Technology Group, Prestige Total Auto Care, and many others.

Draper City is in the perfect location at the Point of the Mountain -- in the south end of Salt Lake Valley and the north end of Utah Valley. Public transit is available to and from both valleys through UTA's FrontRunner and Trax stops in Draper. The Salt Lake International Airport and Provo Municipal Airport are both only 30 minutes away from Draper by car.

Interested in learning more or bringing your business to Draper? Contact the City Manager.

View who lives and works in Draper in our Demographics Dashboard below.