Invest in Hamilton County
The new Hamilton County economic development partnership, a catalyst for increasing corporate investment resulting in quality job growth throughout the County. The communities of Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and Westfield are home to headquarters, back office operations, high tech manufacturing, and distribution operations.
Whether a company wants to launch, expand or relocate, golden opportunities are found every day in Hamilton County, Ind., thanks to the wealth of talent that lives and works here.
About Hamilton County
This thriving, exceptional county is the largest suburban employment and residential hub in Central Indiana. The county’s seven-county labor shed totaled 733,900 workers in March 2011. The unemployment rate has remained lower than state and national rates throughout the recession. Current at-place employment in Hamilton County is approximately 112,000. The county boasts a diversified and growing base of employers headed by Sallie Mae (2,500) and CNO Financial (1,800).
The population increased 55.4 percent from 2000-2010, rising from 182,470 to a U.S. Census-estimated 283,472. Nearly 10,000 single-family building permits were issued from 2006-2010.
Money-saving performance-based incentives are available to qualifying businesses. The county and its communities offer an incentive program in the form of real and personal property tax abatements.
Your company needs to be in Hamilton County, where talent lives well and works hard. The Hamilton County Alliance, as the county’s private not-for-profit economic development organization, stands ready to assist.