You’ve probably heard of a few of them, like IBM, Pepsi, Mastercard, Heineken USA, and Danone North America. The county is also home to nearly 34,000 firms. Together, Westchester businesses generate more than $1 billion in annual payroll.
In addition to its attractive location just north of New York City, Westchester County is rich with talent. Our high percentage of alumni from prestigious universities and institutions make the county one of the best educated workforces in the country.
An overview of Westchester County including our labor force, businesses & jobs, transportation and more.
Our highly educated workforce includes a diverse pool of talented individuals who can help your business to grow and thrive.
Learn more about our major employers and core industries.
Our user-friendly mapping tool offers GIS data related to growth and expansion.
See how Westchester County stacks up against its neighboring communities.
Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency (IDA) and Local Development Corporation (LDC) are designed to help businesses and not-for-profits thrive. The IDA offers assistance to eligible companies, such as:
And for not-for-profits, the LDC has assisted organizations in securing tax-exempt bond financing benefits totaling over $400 million since 2012.
Hike trails, explore nature preserves, and more across 18,000 acres of parkland.
Commute to New York City in as little as 30 minutes.
Enjoy cutting-edge art and live music throughout Westchester.