Our strategic location and regional connectivity place us at the center of Virginia’s unmatched talent pipeline. Our tech workforce is growing at more than twice the speed of the national average.
Every year, Virginia supplies new talent to our nation’s leading companies:
highest concentration of technology workers of any state in the country
area colleges and universities
higher education students within a 150 mile radius
Our concentration and proximity to top-notch talent, along with our low cost of living, means that your company can attract the skilled workers it needs at wages well below other metros.
From Near and Far
net new residents per week
population growth average 2010-2018
new residents in the Richmond Region since 2010
72% of Virginians with bachelor’s degrees live within two hours of Richmond.