Regional demographics:

3.6% Unemployment Rate
$24 Billion GDP
526,703 Population
293,861 Labor Force
25,484 Employment in Manufacturing
$52,266 Average Wage in Manufacturing
634 Manufacturing Establishments
84,000 College Students in 60 mile radius
50 local Colleges and Universities

 

Taxes:

2.5% NC Corporate Income Tax
7 county average Property Tax Rate: 0.523 per $100
Franchise Tax Rate: $1.50 per $1,000
Workers Compensation Rate: $2.43 per $100
No Inventory Tax