Starting A Business Info
How To Get Started
Before opening a new business, it is important to identify the steps involved, which will be determined by the size, location, and structure of the venture.
There are some very helpful resources available to aid in your venture. The Business Information Center of the Virginia Department of Business Assistance, 866-248-8814 or online, can help customize your list specific to your needs.
Powhatan County is a business-friendly community and an excellent place to start a business. Powhatan has access to resources that can assist a business to prosper.
#6 in Virginia for New Building Permits
#7 in Virginia for Incoming Investment
#10 in Virginia for Business Growth
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau County Business Patterns Survey, U.S. Bureau Economic Analysis, U.S. Census Bureau Building Permits Survey, USAspending.gov
#95 Healthiest Community in the United States
Source: U.S. News & World Report L.P.