...for an East Coast Location.

We're centrally located in the southeast with close proximity to NC metros Greensboro, Raleigh, Durham and Charlotte.

...for food & beverage.

Rockingham County has a proven track record in food & beverage production and all the assets to support this industry.

...for a large talent pool.

Over 1,000,000 available workers within a 50-mile radius of Rockingham County.

...for airborne success.

Shiloh Airport is a well-equipped FBO with a 5,199-ft. paved and lighted runway.

...for space.

AVAILABLE: State-of-the-art brewery in Eden NC; over 1.3 million sq.ft.; on-site waste water plant & rail line.

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Rockingham County: Perfectly located for economic development opportunities

You’re in a good place for economic development in Rockingham County: nestled in the beautiful foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and cradled between the power centers of Greensboro, Raleigh, Durham and Charlotte. With abundant land and water flowing in four rivers and two lakes, it’s a picture perfect setting—especially for industry seeking a brighter profit picture in the NC Carolina Core.

Enjoy strategically low operating costs, a right-to-work, ready-to-work labor force of more than 1,000,000 within 50 miles, and high-powered logistics that ensure rapid market reach. Think better surrounded by clean air and the renowned North Carolina higher education system. Work smarter with a superb portfolio of location assets. Grow stronger, because you’re in a good place for a great future in Rockingham County.

Our economic development team is ready to work with you find the right location, resources or workforce to power any idea or business need you have. Browse our site to learn more about all that’s available in Rockingham County, and then reach out to us when you’re ready to learn more!


Entrepreneurship Week Spotlight: Sister Duo Serves Up Sweet Treats and Specialty Coffees In Wentworth

While growing up in the Reidsville area of Rockingham County, NC, sisters Abbey and Kristyn Carter spent lots of time in the kitchen, helping their mother with baking and cake decorating.  Abbey especially fell in love with baking and honed her baking craft.  While she was a high school student in the Early College program […]

Entrepreneurship Week Spotlight: A fun, new BBQ restaurant in Eden

One of Eden’s newest small businesses is That Little Pork Shop—a barbecue restaurant with a twist.  It officially opened its doors in December 2018 and owner Donna Hopkins takes pride in the fact that it’s “not your normal barbecue restaurant.” Located at 629 Monroe Street in Eden’s Olde Leaksville district, That Little Pork Shop features […]

Entrepreneurship Week Spotlight: New Antique Mall & Bakery in Madison

Whitney Stewart grew up working in her father’s companies so owning her own business just comes naturally.  She launched A Sweet Southern Mess Antique Mall in early February 2019 in downtown Madison, NC and continues her family’s tradition of entrepreneurship.  Her antique mall offers vendor spaces as well as a walk-in bakery on site. “I […]