Welcome to Wilkes County, North Carolina – Check out our new Business Images special section for a great look at our business success.
We’re glad you stopped by. If you are a site selector, or a business looking to locate here you can search for available buildings and sites or browse pertinent information under “Business Data.” If you’re a visitor, or thinking about relocating to the community, try browsing “Live Here.” Or, simply give us a call and ask how we can assist you.
Wilkes County is located along US-421 – a major four-lane freeway, 30 minutes east of Boone, North Carolina and just 20 minutes to I-77 and under an hour to I-40. Approximately 90 minutes to Charlotte Douglas International Airport and Piedmont Triad International Airport. Wilkes County also has one of the best small-town general aviation airports in North Carolina.
The business community here ranges from our top two employers (Tyson and Lowe’s) to a variety of small and medium-sized manufacturing and service firms. Small businesses and entrepreneurs will find our “Tools for Business Success” link useful.
Regardless of what you’re looking for, we can help you find it.
|Tools for Business Success contains a business start-up kit with all the forms to comply with government requirements, links to funding resources, green business practices, business tax incentives, employer resources, online classes and more. It is also viewable in Spanish.|