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Business Overview

Local businesses cite lower labor costs, a trained and dedicated workforce and a well-connected transportation system among the many reasons to locate in the Shenandoah Valley. Pro-business state and local government initiatives add to the competitive advantages of doing business in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.

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Virginia is a Right-To-Work State

Virginia is a right to work state which eliminates a company's requirement for a unionized work force. This assists manufacturers in keeping labor costs competitive.


Top Employers

Ordered by Number of Employees (non government, non retail)

(Source: Virginia Employment Labor Market Labor Market Information, Local Workforce Investment Area IV)