Otero County Economic Development Council

OCEDC is the premier economic development council bringing quality business to Greater Alamogordo & Otero County. As the Southern New Mexico region’s premier economic development organization, the OCEDC's mission is to attract, retain and grow businesses and jobs in the regions of Otero
View more

Welcome to Alamogordo and Otero County…the center of the universe for space exploration, research and development for high tech companies and people!

Discover this amazing land of varied typography, culture and people, Explore the friendliest place on earth full of amazing opportunities, and swiftly Launch yourselves into this vibrant community eager to support all of your needs towards your business success. You are personally invited to take a deep look into business friendly Southern New Mexico where we will superbly support your company. Alamogordo, home to the US Air Force’s Holloman Air Force Base and US Army’s White Sands Missile ange, maintains a strong presence of unmanned vehicle systems, robotics, engineering, reach, and a strong testing and training environment. The significant presence of a highly skilled and talented workforce coupled with the state’s highest concentration of military veterans, makes us the perfect location for the development of aerospace, future combat systems. Defense and leading edge technologies…we have the right workforce you need. Close to White Sands Missile ange, unparalleled opportunities for real world field-testing of high tech products, unmanned air and ground systems, aerospace and systems are readily available. We have the best location, the right workforce and the best attitude to be your resource for your company’s relocation or expansion needs. Come check us out, Discover Alamogordo, Explore our opportunities, and Launch your business here – you will not be disappointed.

Our goal is to promote Otero County economic development and create jobs that will shape Southern New Mexico's future.

The Otero County Economic Development Council closely monitors New Mexico’s business climate under the umbrella of economic development in the Southwest. We watch for trends and leverage our years of assisting successful businesses to gauge future impact on local businesses. The OCEDC can help you make informed decisions based on industry trends, new issues and legislation, and government events. If you are considering opening, expanding or relocating a business to Otero County, you’ve come to the right place. The OCEDC is committed to helping you succeed as a New Mexico business owner. Site selectors can find commercial properties for sale or lease in Otero County, entrepreneurs can discover New Mexico business incentives and current business owners can learn more about Otero County consumers. The OCEDC collaborates with local business owners to keep a finger on Otero County’s economic pulse; that’s because we believe solid business decisions are the result of processing solid information. We’ve compiled a list of news resources to help New Mexico business owners and entrepreneurs make informed decisions. Feel free to email the OCEDC or call us at (575)434-5882 – we’re here to help.