Discover Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach Leads the Way

Discover how the City is Primed for the Future

The largest city in Virginia is poised to capitalize on the opportunities the future holds and take center stage shaping the economy of the future. Virginia Beach has established itself as the location of choice for both established industries such as advanced manufacturing and key emerging sectors such as renewable energy, unmanned systems, and cyber security.

Key advantages Virginia Beach offers include:

  • Ideal Mid-Atlantic location on the U.S. East Coast
  • Proximity to the Port of Virginia--3rd largest container port on the East Coast
  • Pro-business climate: no tax on machinery and tools equipment; no inventory tax for manufacturers. Low State corporate income tax rate of only 6%.
  • Highly educated, highly skilled workforce:
    • Over 50 percent of the City’s residents have a post-secondary degree
    • 14,000+ newly transitioned military personnel enter the civilian workforce each year
  • Exceptional quality of life:
    • 38 miles of beaches
    • 4,500+ acres of community parks and recreation options
    • Excellent education system including 12 colleges and universities in the region
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Why Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach is more than a beach—it’s a great place for business. The City boasts a skilled workforce, a fair tax structure and low cost of doing business, a quality education system, a diverse economy, and an exceptional quality of life. Its strategic location in the heart of the U.S. East Coast is another asset that allows convenient access to domestic and international markets through an extensive multi-modal transportation network.

There are many reasons why businesses – big and small – choose Virginia Beach every day. We invite you to contact us to learn why you should choose Virginia Beach for your business.

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If you would like to speak to us about doing business in Virginia Beach, please contact us. A team member will be in touch soon.