Dorchester County Economic Development's mission is to create an environment that supports new business growth and retention enabling companies to succeed for generations. In addition, we work to strengthen and prepare our community for the future. Through such efforts, we aim to provide our citizens with the opportunities to grow and prosper in Dorchester County.
Dorchester is one of three counties in the greater Charleston region and contains numerous municipalities. You can learn more about the entire region from the Charleston Regional Development Alliance, which serves as a catalyst for long-term regional prosperity by attracting the world’s best companies, talent, and entrepreneurs. As a member of the CRDA alliance,
Dorchester is part of a five-year regional plan designed to firmly establish the tri-county metro as a globally competitive region.