Business Climate

Southwest Washington:
Where Businesses Come to Thrive

Southwest Washington is a connected, community-focused region committed to business development and economic health. When you expand or relocate your business to Clark County, WA, you’re joining a region full of life and passion.

Demographics &
Workforce

If you’re looking for world-class talent, Southwest Washington is where you’ll find them. Graduates from local universities and talent programs are ready to thrive in today’s workplace. 

Operating Costs
& Incentives

From low utilities costs to rigorous tax breaks, Clark County is the place for business.

Strategic Initiatives

Our vision is for Clark County to be recognized as one of the most inclusive, healthy, and amenity-rich communities in the country. As a result, and with a continued focus on growing a diverse base of community-minded employers, talent (both inside and outside the region) sees greater opportunity here than anywhere else in the country.

Industry Analysis

Clark County is one of the fastest growing regions in the United States, and organizations are taking note. Get an in-depth look at some of the industries that are booming in Clark County.

Address

805 Broadway St
Suite 412
Vancouver WA 98660

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