The Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. In order to qualify for the HUBZone program, your business must be located in an area designated as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Zone. There are six counties in Kansas currently designated as HUBZones under this program are:
Elk County, KS – Qualified by Income
Montgomery, KS – Qualified by Unemployment
Wilson County, KS – Qualified by Unemployment.
Woodson County, KS – Qualified by Income
Cheyenne County, KS - Re-designated – HUBZone designation expires in January of 2016
Norton County, KS – Re-designated – HUBZone designation expires in January of 2016
For more information on the HUB Zone program, please access: http://www.sba.gov/hubzone or contact the SBA Office in Wichita (316) 269-6616 or Kansas City (816) 426-4900.