Welcome to Prince William County, Virginia
The second largest county in the Commonwealth of Virginia, Prince William County lies at the center of Northern Virginia's 1.5 million workers. PWC is located just 20 minutes from Dulles International Airport, less than 30 miles from the heart of Washington, DC. Prince William County is the community of choice for business location and expansion offering unmatched access to workforce and unparalleled quality of place right in the heart of your key markets.
Prince William County was ranked #1 in Virginia and #3 nationwide for job growth by the BLS from 2010 – 2011, and was ranked #8 nationally for job growth from 2000 – 2011 by CNN Money. Over the last 10 years at-place employment in Prince William County has grown by nearly 37%, adding an average of 2,704 net new jobs annually. During the same time period, Prince William County has seen 57% growth in the number of establishments located in the County.
Prince William carries AAA status from all three of the major credit ratings agencies (Fitch, Moody’s and S&P) – a measure that only 72 out of the 17,669 (or 0.4%) local governments throughout the country have achieved. PWC is uncompromisingly pro-business. The Department of Economic Development supports business expansion and location through competitive real estate and property taxes, aggressive computer equipment tax depreciation schedules, fast-track permitting for targeted industries, and a highly streamlined development process. All this, Combined with incentives offered by both the County and the Commonwealth of Virginia, makes Prince William County the ideal place to do business.