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Made in York County

Yes, That is Made in York County!
We are on a mission to raise awareness and educate residents, parents, students and businesses alike on the economic importance and career opportunities of our manufacturing industry.

Did you Know?
The manufacturing industry creates employment for nearly 12,000 people, representing 12% of the county’s workforce!

How much do they make?
In York County the average manufacturing wage of an employee is nearly $60,000 per year.

Why does this matter to me?
Goods made in York County represent $1.8 billion of our $9.4 billion annual economy.

Target Industries

Now that you know more about some of the goods made right here in York County, dive in and learn more about the strengths and assets that allow for so much economic diversification here.

Being a part of a region where major OEMs and suppliers help to support robust sectors such as advanced materials, transportation equipment, and chemicals, this region is equipped with an extensive transportation network, touting outstanding interstate access and convenient proximity to the Port of Charleston and the Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

Want to know more? Explore York County's industry clusters and target industries below!