Regional demographics:

5.5% Unemployment Rate
$17 Billion Metro Area GDP
500,074 Population
252,796 Labor Force
21,336 Employment in Manufacturing
634 Manufacturing Establishments
84,000 College Students in 60 mile radius
50 local Colleges and Universities

 

Taxes:

3% 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