Burke County has a strong industrial based workforce and a proud heritage in the manufacture of furniture and textiles. Today anti-lock brakes, truck axles, lithium batteries, pharmaceutical glass, diesel engine components and medical appliances are manufactured here – indicating a diversification of the economic base.

Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses
Interested in starting a business or growing your small business? Visit this page for helpful links and resources.

Existing Industry
Burke County is home to a diverse group of companies; learn more about our existing industry.

Resources for Existing Industry
Learn about some of Burke County’s resources for existing companies in the manufacturing sector.

Target Sectors
We feel that Burke County is capable of meeting the specific needs of these target industries.

Employee Recruitment and Training
Various resources are available to help your company recruit and train employees.