Beer, Wine, and Wide Open Spaces.
It’s not like we’re a start up, our town has been around a long time, but it is like getting in on the ground floor of something really, really good. Independence is onto something—we’re a small town, smack dab in the middle of everything you want—an intrepid, outdoor lifestyle, friendly people and a flat-out, full-on tech revolution.
Smart City, Smarter Lifestyle
Why build a life in Independence?
Independence is an authentic, welcoming community with heart, vision and opportunity, where you can embrace an outdoor lifestyle, make new friends, raise a family and build your dreams, knowing that you’ll have what you need to thrive.
Innovation—next generation—grown here.
Why grow your business in Independence?
This is the kind of community where business people get what they need to build something better. This is a town where you can make your bold ideas come to life—without giving up a great lifestyle. We lit up a fiber to the home network ten years ago that reaches every home and business in town. We want more dreamers, tinkerers, innovators and believers.
Building a Tech Mecca
Independence offers high tech, with a relaxed vibe.
Our fiber internet is high speed, state-of-the-art and everywhere. As one of just a handful of Gigabit Cities across the nation, Independence offers the rare combination of high performance built right in for your tech business—set in a scenic river town with some serious spunk. We are building something special, right here in our hometown. And we want you to be a part of it.
Explore the Region
Your morning commute—all beauty, no traffic.
0 minutes unlimited high speed fiber internet
15 minutes to vineyards, hops, state capital
60 minutes to Portland, the ocean and the mountains