York County is located in southeastern Virginia on the York River. For over 375 years, it has been a desirable place to visit, live, and work. The County has great natural beauty, one of the top-rated public school systems in Virginia, excellent recreational and social opportunities, low crime rates, a strong dedicated workforce, abundant green space, a mild climate, and an overall outstanding quality of life. It is the site of the last major battle of the American Revolutionary War and the surrender of British forces under the command of Lord Cornwallis to General George Washington
The York County Office of Economic Development (OED) is tasked with addressing the needs of our existing businesses as well as attracting new business and industry to the County. The OED consists of a three-person staff – Director, Business Development Representative, and Executive Assistant. Our staff is available to assist any new or existing York County company with their business needs. All services are provided at no charge.
224 Ballard Street P.O. Box 612
Yorktown, VA 23690