Economic Development

You’ll be in good company in Pierce County, alongside global industry leaders who find this area a great place to do business.

Our business climate supports manufacturers such as Boeing, Milgard Manufacturing, James Hardie Building Products, Toray Composites (America), Inc. and Medallion Foods. We work continuously to improve the business environment so companies thrive here.

Recreational Equipment, Inc. (REI), Whirlpool, and Costco have major distribution centers here and innovation thrives at growing firms like the Hanger Clinic, Revalesio, and HeliTrak.

Pierce County has a large supply of vacant industrial land, much of it with rail access and other infrastructure already in place. With our affordable utilities and skilled workforce, your business can grow here for years to come.

Explore this site to see why you belong in Pierce County, Washington, and how the Economic Development Department can help you succeed.

Latest News

Cutting Edge Tool Goes Live

InvestThumb gives business owners, brokers, site selectors, and communities access to a comprehensive search tool to find available commercial sites and buildings in Pierce County, along with County demographics and analytics. "This robust new tool combines technology and data into one place to help businesses locate, expand and grow in Pierce County,” said Bruce Dammeier, Pierce County Executive.


Contact Us

  1. Economic Development Department

    950 Pacific Ave.
    Suite 720
    Tacoma, WA 98402

    Ph: (253) 798-6150
    Fx: (253) 798-6389


    Monday - Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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