Economic Development

The City of Charlotte Economic Development Department works to make Charlotte the ideal place to live and do business. The department:

  • Supports equal business growth.
  • Creates local jobs. 
  • Provides job training.
  • Invests in local communities.

Charlotte has a diverse economy with strong representation in the finance, technology and health care business sectors. Additionally, Charlotte is a headquarters for numerous companies, and a destination for arts, culture and sports.