Resource Center


Welcome to the York County Economic Development Resource Center. Click on the links below to download various PDF files.

Economic Indicators | April 2024

Discover the latest trends in our job market. With 1,000 new jobs in the past year and a stable unemployment rate below 4%, York County continues to be a hub of opportunity. Dive into the details with out latest Economic Indicators report below.

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York County Business Pulse Survey | December 2023

York County Economic Development (YCED) recently reported the findings of the third Business Pulse Survey, offering fresh insights into the economic conditions and the evolving business climate in the region. This semiannual survey serves as a valuable tool for local businesses and industries, providing essential benchmarks at local, regional, and national levels.

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2022 York County Wage & Benefit Survey

Thanks to the participation of local industry, YCED has compiled results of its 2022 York County Annual Wage & Benefit Survey. These survey results capture crucial workforce data including wages, benefits and training initiatives of more than 78 companies throughout York County, representing more than 14,000 employees in the manufacturing and distribution and warehouse industries.

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York County, South Carolina Visitor and Relocation Guide (PDF)

Designed to be both a resource for residents and visitors alike, as well as those considering relocating their home or business to York County, this publication serves as easy-to-read, tangible tool filled with comprehensive information about living and working in York County.

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Take a Tour: Connecting Bright Minds & Big Ideas (PDF)

This 16-page insert highlights the latest projects, 2022 accolades, and future development for York County and Rock Hill. Click below to take a tour.

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Countywide Economic Development Strategic Plan | York County, SC

This PDF contains the resulting plan, A bold, high-performing economic development action plan designed to achieve success, details the asset development, marketing, and organizational changes the the County and the economic development partners must make to strengthen York County as a competitive business location. This plan will help the County attract and retain businesses that will create jobs and opportunities and attract more talent to the area.

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Competitive Realities Report | York County, SC

This Competitive Realities Report for York County, SC was created by Garner Economics, LLC. to assist in the creation of a multiyear, countywide economic development strategy that takes into account the dynamics of the York County market and propels the County into more high-value economic growth.

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Corporate Headquarters & Financial Services | York County, SC

With access to major metropolitan Charlotte at our fingertips, York County's list of top financial service and corporate headquarter companies continue to grow. Why? Just ask the people who live and work here — tech-savvy and young professionals alike — they are attracted to York County’s combination of lifestyle and economic opportunity. Or better yet, see for yourself here. 

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York County, SC - County Profile (PDF)

Need a quick grab and go? This package covers a significant amount of information about York County. From community data including demographics, economy, schools, and workforce to things like recent announcements and entertainment.

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