Why North Carolina

Why North Carolina

When choosing a home for your business, choose a place that actually feels like home.

From bustling urban centers to miles of open spaces, North Carolina’s state of momentum is propelled by low business costs, groundbreaking university research, diverse culture, superior infrastructure, and a pace of life that attracts talented people and encourages them to refuel.

Workforce & Education

Workforce & Education

North Carolina workers are talented and ready to work. Our highly skilled, educated and diverse workforce trains at the state’s top-tier universities, the second most Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the country, and across a 58-campus community college system.

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Business Climate

Business Climate

Continually ranked as one of the best business climates in the United States, North Carolina has rated as one of Forbes’ top 5 Best States for Business for 11 consecutive years.

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INFRASTRUCTURE

INFRASTRUCTURE

With a central location on the eastern seaboard and excellent transportation infrastructure, North Carolina provides an optimal point of access to markets and customers, keeping freight and delivery costs low.

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Quality of life

Quality of life

A moderate climate. Excellent recreational opportunities. Culture-rich history and arts. Ethnically diverse population. Growingly inclusive communities. Quality health care. And to top it off, a low cost of living. It’s no wonder North Carolina attracts tens of thousands of newcomers each year.

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Incentives

Incentives

North Carolina’s targeted, performance-based incentive programs help companies in North Carolina by lessening the tax burden and lowering overall costs to the business.

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