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The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority provides expertise and assistance with economic development, work force issues, market research, business incubation, and training opportunities for those looking to locate to Pendleton County.

Our mission is to promote and develop a thriving local economy.

The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority is committed to promoting and developing a thriving local economy by facilitating the expansion and retention of existing and new businesses, attracting new opportunities for local business, and preserving the uniqueness that makes Pendleton County a special place to work and live.

Centrally Located, with small town appeal.

Pendleton County is located in the Potomac Highlands region of West Virginia and offers a place to do business that is rich in natural resources and boosts an extraordinary quality of life.

Combining small town appeal with proximity to larger towns, such as Elkins, WV and Harrisonburg, VA, Pendleton County averages two and a half hours of travel from Washington, DC and two hours from Charlottesville, VA.

We’re working for you

The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority is equipped to offer companies an impressive array of benefits to help you build, grow and prosper. We are here to be a first point of contact, providing you a seamless experience to make your search process as efficient as possible. Our scope of services includes acting as your liaison with local and state permitting and funding agencies, as well as any necessary assistance with funding applications.

Upcoming Events

  • Raymond's Gymnastics Show
    June 3, 2023
    Franklin, WV 26807, USA
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  • Upper Tract Volunteer Fire Department’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament
    June 3, 2023

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  • Discover Nature Day
    June 3, 2023  10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Seneca Rocks Discovery Center, WV-28, Seneca Rocks, WV 26884, USA
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