Wooster has been named as a top-10 micropolitan area in the United States by Site Selection Magazine, coming in at number 10. Wooster received the honor out of a pool of 538 micropolitan areas to choose from nationwide. A micropolitan area is defined as an area that has between 10,000 and 50,000 people and at least one urban area. The award acknowledges Wooster’s business-friendly environment and economic expansion.