Advantages and Accolades
Businesses seeking a low-cost, highly convenient location to expand and grow need look no further than Greensville County. Our central east coast location means that nearly 50 percent of the nation’s economic activity lies within a 500-mile radius of our community! And with access to both high speed broadband internet and substantial power capacity, competing globally from a strategically low-cost location has never been easier. Add to that the modern utilities and transportation amenities not readily available in other localities, and Greensville County becomes the obvious choice when searching for a new home for your business.
Greensville County is accessible by major road networks including I-95, US 301, and US 58 and is serviced by two primary railroads: CSX and Norfolk Southern. This transportation arrangement provides Greensville County the benefit of a labor pool of nearly one million, providing new and expanding businesses with a bevy of workforce candidates.
Greensville County offers an enticingly low cost of doing business, with affordable local real estate and lower cost of living than nearby metropolitan areas. We’ve also established a Joint Enterprise Zone Program between Greensville County and the City of Emporia, which provides attractive state and local benefits to qualifying businesses. Details on the Greensville-Emporia Enterprise Zone are available here.
Several sites are ready for development, including the only megasite property in Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina to be certified by leading site location consultants McCallum Sweeney: the Mid-Atlantic Advanced Manufacturing Center (MAMaC).