|German Marketing Brochure|
Washington County, Virginia is strategically located along Interstate I-81 and is surrounded by a network of interstates (I-77, I-64, I-40, and I-75) that offer market access to two-thirds of the U. S. population within one day’s drive. Washington County is equal distance between Washington DC, and Atlanta, Georgia.
The County’s population is 54,000 within a larger region which contains a civilian labor force of 567,837 people. Virginia is the northernmost right-to-work state and has a low unionization rate of only 3%. Virginia also has the largest east coast port, the Port of Virginia, in Hampton Roads.
With a strong advanced manufacturing industry base of automotive components, plastics, metal working, fibers, pharmaceutical, logistics and distribution companies; available skilled labor and excellent higher education and training facilities; superb quality of life amenities; and low cost of doing business – it’s easy to see the advantages of locating in Washington County, Virginia.