Business Recruitment, Retention, & Expansion



Welcome to Hertford County! Located in northeastern North Carolina, Hertford County is a place where you can enjoy living, working, and thriving in a peaceful rural environment while also having the convenience of being only a short trip away from Virginia Beach, Virginia, the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and metropolitan areas such as Raleigh, Durham, and Charlotte, North Carolina.

The Hertford County Economic Development Department provides access to services to support the development and growth of the commercial and real estate businesses in the area. Listed below are other resources available to support businesses of all sizes. 

North Carolina’s Rural Center

N.C. Department of Commerce

Start Your Business in North Carolina

N. C. Department of Labor New Business Packet request Form

Micro Enterprise Loan Program

Golden Leaf Foundation

Launching a business, expanding or considering location option? Contact a member of our team or start a project below to let us know how we can assist. 



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