Oceana Area Business Parks

Oceana West Corporate Park

This 1,100-acre park is owned and managed by the Virginia Beach Development Authority. ​​​The park’s strategic location provides easy access to Interstate 264, Oceanfront, and Lynnhaven corridor. A wide variety of restaurants, shopping and banking facilities, as well as other support services, are nearby including daycare centers, doctors, dentists, insurance, hotels, recreation, schools, and public transportation. The strength of this corridor is evident by the numerous national chains, as well as the 1.2 million sq. ft. Lynnhaven Mall with its 160 stores and 40 eating establishments within a short distance of the park.

Privately Owned Parks​

Oceana South Industrial Park was established in 1998. It is in the APZ-1/Clear Zone. The APZ-1 program consists of zoning ordinances, administered by the City of Virginia Beach, and economic incentives administered by the City of Virginia Beach Development Authority. The incentives foster the conversion of nonconforming businesses in APZ-1 into conforming ones. There are approximately 1,700,000 sf of industrial space in the park and close to 220 businesses.

​Oceana East Industrial Park, comprised of 220 acres, is adjacent to the Oceana West Industrial Park and offers convenient access to Interstate 264 and a wide variety of restaurants, shopping and banking facilities.

Progress Lane Business Park

Progress Lane Business Park, owned and developed by the Miller Group, is a 51-acre industrial park with established international manufacturing companies such as IMS: Gear (Germany) and Sanjo Corte Fino (Spain). Currently, the park has 21 acres available for development.

Demographics Five-Mile Radius

Labor Force


Median Household Income73,361
Median Age35.3
High School/GED Graduate23%
Some college38.1%
Bachelor's Degree33.1%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2019 ACS

Corporate companies in Oceana West and adjacent business parks represent a wide variety of domestic and foreign firms including corporate headquarters, manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution operations. The 90-acre North American headquarters campus for STIHL, a German manufacturer of power tools and equipment, is located in the park, as is a customer care center for Avalon Bay, one of the nation’s leading apartment developers and managers. Other major employers in the park include ADS Tactical Inc., Busch Vacuum Solutions, IMS: Gear, AGI, Fortis Solutions, and Kettler International.​