It’s no secret that Charlottesville residents enjoy a high quality of life. A quick look at the national rankings the area has received over the years verifies Charlottesville’s standing as a great community.
The area is also home to many successful businesses including Lexis-Nexis, Sperry Marine, and SNL Financial. These companies have grown to enjoy the benefits of doing business in Charlottesville.
Advantages of the Location
A few business advantages of a Charlottesville location include:
A well educated workforce including access to talent and resources at UVA
A diverse and stable economy built around the university, medical services, manufacturing, and a growing life sciences sector
Proximity to major U.S. markets
A state-of-the-art telecommunications infrastructure with an extensive fiber optic network and digital switching capability
Strategic location near Washington D.C. and Richmond
Well developed transportation network that includes air, rail, and interstate highway options
Business Data Report
The Office of Economic Development maintains business data and relevant demographic information. To learn more about Charlottesville’s business environment, please visit the Business Data Report.