Data and Demographics

Prior to starting, expanding, or relocating a business, it is important to consider a variety of information pertaining to population, workforce, business climate, etc. Below you will find a list of resources to assist with the decision-making process.

  • Community Profile – Provided by the Virginia Employment Commission, this document contains a wealth of information on labor statics, population, and employers.
  • Map Center – Access a variety of maps on topics such as transportation, major employers, and institutes of higher learning.
  • Higher Education – Information on institutes of higher education in the region.
  • Infrastructure and UtilitiesInformation on logistics for transporting goods and services to and from your business, as well as the essential utilities required to operate your business.