Welcome to Wythe County
Wythe County is a business-friendly community that’s people-friendly, too. Everything a business needs to succeed can be found here and things that make life outside work worth living are found here in equal part.
What, you ask, does Wythe County and have to offer exactly? Here you’ll find:
- A robust, full suite of infrastructure
- An eastern US location that has easy access to many major markets
- Build-ready sites
- Abundant transportation resources
- A workforce system that features both skilled and trainable workers as well as beneficial training opportunities
- A quality of life that makes time outside of work enjoyable,
- Strong economic development partners in both the public and private sector, and
- A business-friendly government with a reasonable tax structure.
Virginia is a great state for business and Wythe County is uniquely situated to give easy access to major markets.
Other world-class companies like Quaker-Tropicana-Gatorade, PepsiCo, Klockner Pentaplast, Somic America, Amcor Rigid Plastics, SchaffnerMTC, and Coperion already call Wythe County home, so you know you’ll be in a good neighborhood.
Life is good here and we think employees and their families will enjoy calling this place home.
You get a rare combination of assets when you do business in Wythe County. Contact the JIDA and let us show you why we’re at the Center of Progress.
Recent NewsJOHN MATTHEWS NAMED JIDA ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR
Former Legislative Aide Joins Staff After an extensive search process, the Joint Industrial Development Authority of Wythe County has named John Matthews its Associate Director. JIDA Board Chairman David Kause commented, “John was the unanimous choice of the hiring committee. His experience in dealing with the public and with facets of state government uniquely qualify… Read more »
A Wytheville manufacturing company has announced a $3 million expansion project that will add 22 new jobs. Coperion Corporation, located on Stafford Umberger Drive in the Fairview Industrial Park, is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, and supplies businesses with plastics, chemicals, food and aluminum products. According to David Manley, executive director of the Joint Industrial Authority… Read more »
Colleges within one hour drive
Miles to nearest interstate
Graded acres in Progress Park
Major cities within 500 miles
“Progress Park’s premier location gives us easy access to all the major markets in the Eastern U.S. The position can’t be beat.”