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Bedford County Economic Development

Office of Economic Development


Living & Working Here

A perfect location for you to thrive

Living and Working HereEasy access to a variety of entertaining and unforgettable recreational venues such as the Blue Ridge Mountains, a dozen wineries, bike trails, and Smith Mountain Lake, combined with low taxes, excellent schools, and a welcoming environment, all make Bedford County a perfect location for your company and family to thrive.

Designated Virginia Technology and Enterprise Zones, along with plenty of build-to-suit sites and a highly skilled workforce are available for a diverse range of industries including Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering, Research, Agriculture and Food to name a few.

Where else could you look up from almost any outdoor location to see the magnificent Peaks of Otter along the Blue Ridge Parkway? Where else could you get such a large home and land for the prices and low taxes you will find in Bedford County?

Contact us at 540-587-5670 or click on the links to the right to learn more about the opportunities and programs designed to help businesses succeed in Bedford.