Creating Economic Opportunity in Oklahoma
Drivers around the world – and here in Oklahoma – are seizing Uber’s economic opportunity by building small businesses to serve the community by providing high quality, safe, reliable and affordable transportation options. At its current rate, the Uber platform is generating 50,000 new driver jobs and economic opportunities every month.
Our UberX driver partners are small business entrepreneurs demonstrating across the country that being a driver is sustainable and profitable. They are using the Uber platform in many different ways, from an earning opportunity while searching for another job to supplementing their salaries at other jobs.
IN OKLAHOMA UBER IS AVAILABLE FOR 2,450,000 OKLAHOMANS WITH AN AVERAGE PICK-UP TIME OF 6.58 MINUTES.
IN THE U.S., UBER IS AVAILABLE TO 218,446,500 AMERICANS – THAT’S 68.5% OF THE POPULATION COVERED IN JUST FIVE YEARS.
WHY ARE PEOPLE CHOOSING TO DRIVE WITH UBER?
-Team Uber Oklahoma
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.