Background and Services

A Place to Thrive

The Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED) works each day to drive economic development in Cherokee County. COED promotes the community’s business, academic and lifestyle strengths to continually attract dynamic companies and professionals to the county.

Our objectives include:

  • Stimulate business investment
  • Strengthen regional employment
  • Build and diversify our base of high-value industries and revenue
  • Improve the economic future for all who live and work in Cherokee County

The Cherokee Office of Economic Development can provide assistance and facilitation of the following services:

  • Site Selection
  • Building Layout & other industrial engineering services
  • New or available buildings
  • Expansion assistance
  • Regional networking
  • Prospect package development
  • Financing options
  • Utility availability and costs
  • Workforce recruiting options
  • Labor training and retraining
  • Film Site selection assistance
  • Small business assistance