The City of North Charleston continues to drive the State’s economy as the epicenter of business development, offering a business friendly community, rich with incentives to allow companies to compete on a global scale. Our young, highly skilled workforce attracts diverse industries, such as aerospace, automotive, aviation, bioscience, defense, renewable energy, financial services, and information technology. North Charleston is where businesses flourish.
North Charleston, the 3rd largest city in South Carolina, is highly accessible and centralized among the region. This City known as the "Hub of the Lowcountry" continues to grow at an extraordinary rate. It is important to note that North Charleston has led the State in retail sales for 21 consecutive year.
North Charleston's is in close proximity to major roadways, including I-26, I-526, and I-95, rail lines transporting both freight and passengers, an internationl airport, and one of the east coasts deepest water ports.
Businesses locating in North Charleston have access to incentives, financing options, and workforce programs to ensure maximum competitiveness.