Welcome to the City of Tulsa — with a population of 987,201, Tulsa is an important center of commerce and industry with thriving arts and entertainment communities.


Tulsa is home to a wide range of industrial development opportunities in areas such as aerospace, aviation, cyber security, health care, energy, machinery, transportation, distribution and logistics. Growing fields include digital security, software development and data processing.

Tulsa's Largest Employers

Economic Profile

New & Expanded Industries

36° North Basecamp for Entrepreneurs

The Forge Business Incubator


Tulsa boasts one of the nation’s most extensive collections of Art Deco architecture. Beyond our Deco District, downtown offers several other micro-districts — each with its own sense of place and things to do.

Deco District

Blue Dome


The Pearl

Tulsa Arts District


From homegrown barbecue and Tex-Mex to fine French and Italian cuisine, Tulsa has restaurants to fit every taste and budget. Fresh sushi, independent coffee shops and vegan delicacies line Brookside while food trucks are a staple around Guthrie Green.

Restaurant Guide

Visit Tulsa

Tulsa Voice Food & Drink

Food Trucks


The Tulsa Zoo and Living Museum features more than 1,500 animals representing 436 species. Animal exhibits include the Giraffe Experience, the Chimpanzee Connection, the Penguin Exhibit and the Helmerich Sea Lion Cove. Across town at the Oklahoma Aquarium, you can get up close to thousands of saltwater and freshwater fish and animals.

Turkey Mountain

Tulsa Zoo

Oklahoma Aquarium

Oxley Nature Center

Tallgrass Prairie Reserve


Whether it’s classic, contemporary, locally produced or touring Broadway shows, you’ll find a variety of performing arts in Tulsa. For decades, Tulsa Ballet and Tulsa Opera have been regarded as among the best in the nation.

Tulsa PAC

Tulsa Ballet

Tulsa Opera

Theater Tulsa

Tulsa Little Theater


The world’s largest collection of art and artifacts of the American West are found at Gilcrease Museum, which also features an outstanding Native American collection. The legacy of Thomas Gilcrease is owned by the City of Tulsa and managed by TU.

Gilcrease Museum

Philbrook Museum

Air and Space Museum

Greenwood Cultural Center

Woody Guthrie Center


The Tulsa Drillers baseball team draws legions of fans to our sleek new downtown stadium: ONEOK Field. A few blocks away is the BOK Center, which is home to the Tulsa Oilers and our Central Hockey League team.

Tulsa Drillers

Tulsa Oilers

Tulsa Roughnecks

Oklahoma City Thunder

Tulsa Athletic


From fashionable to funky, Tulsa offers a multitude of shopping experiences. Explore eclectic boutiques and pop-up shops near campus and downtown. Woodland Hills Mall is more than 1 million square feet of retail heaven with 165-plus stores.

Utica Square


Promenade Mall

Woodland Hills Mall



From annual marathons through some of the city’s most beautiful neighborhoods to outdoor recreational opportunities and fitness facilities, Tulsa offers a plethora of options for residents and guests focused on fitness and health.

A Gathering Place

River Parks

Climb Tulsa


Guthrie Green