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Smart Businesses

The Stafford Advantage provides the foundation for the success of its core business and industries. 

Stafford provides a foundation for all business to thrive. Our smart workforce provides the talent for business to succeed. Stafford’s educated workforce and other economic assets provide for a core focus of industries. 

Stafford’s Core and Target Industries:


Stafford’s workforce anticipates vulnerabilities and mitigates risk. Stafford and our partners have created a pipeline for technicians and professionals in Cyber.  From systems engineers to analysts, project managers to administrators, scientific and technical professionals keep firms on the forefront of threat management. Stafford’s location and over 50 dedicated cyber and IT firm’s make’s Stafford the Center of Cyber.


Technology firms seeking Smart City capabilities—and smart people—choose Stafford. Virginia has one of the top concentrations of technology workers in any U.S. state, and Stafford enhances these stats. The Virginia Smart Community Testbed is creating an innovation culture that energizes new products and new ventures.


Big data demands big brainpower, fiber, and power. Stafford has these assets, with land rates lower than our friends in Northern Virginia.


Stafford has the space for your corporate expansion at rates lower than our friends across the DMV. Coupled with the technology and our well-trained smart workforce, Stafford offers space and assets for your Corporate needs.


Stafford and our partner’s investment in our Centreport Area has created the DMV-to-Richmond best option for distribution in the Mid-Atlantic. 

Cost of Doing Business

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Workforce Development

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Talent Attraction

A tight-knit network of community leaders connects talented professionals and their loved ones with employment, childcare, and the tools to thrive.

Incentives and Financing

Learn more about the incentive programs for making the move to Stafford.


Find out about EDA financial programs.

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