Tazewell County, Virginia is Open for Business and the region's newest business and technology center, The Bluestone, is ready to occupy.
The Bluestone is a 680 acre mixed-used development, situated at the gateway of Virginia’s e-Region. This development is immersed in an environment full of natural and recreational resources, and amenities, where one can work, live, learn and play. It is the perfect setting for high quality research and manufacturing businesses. It is the perfect setting for training your employees. It is the perfect setting for building a dream home and the perfect setting for outdoor recreation such as golfing, hiking and biking.
The geographic location of the Bluestone, the stable business environment, the infrastructure, and aggressive business assistance, along with the added bonus of a safe, family-focused community are just a few of the reasons companies are checking out the Bluestone.
Tazewell County partners with Virginia’s e-Region and the Commonwealth of Virginia to ensure that economic conditions are favorable for business and industry. Our County is situated in the majestic Appalachian Mountains of southwest Virginia at the headwaters of the Clinch and Bluestone Rivers and consists of five hundred twenty-two square miles of abundant natural resources.
Our mission is to continue to aggressively seek opportunities that enhance the quality of life for the citizens of Tazewell County. Realizing the importance of a diversified economic base, Tazewell County has a progressive labor environment and is positioned among the Country’s northern most right-to-work counties. We have top notch educational and medical systems, low worker’s compensation and unemployment insurance costs, low electric utility rates and below average constructions costs. Tazewell County has four other successful existing industrial parks strategically located along U.S. 19/460.
Along with business and industry, tourism has also proven to be an engine of growth in Tazewell County. Touted as Four Seasons Country, the Clinch River Basin is considered one of only twenty “Last Great Places” in the world according to the Nature Conservancy.
We invite you to consider the strength of Virginia’s economy, the excellent geographic location and the premium quality of life and make The Bluestone your site location.
The site of the Bluestone Regional Business and Technology Center is situated on the south side of U.S. Route 460 between the towns of Bluefield, Virginia and Tazewell, Virginia in the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority region (Virginia’s e-Region). The Bluestone is ideally located within the geographic center of the east coast and within one day’s drive of 50% of the most populous states in the country in a sensational natural environment. Interstate 81 and 64 are within approximately 40 miles of the site and I-77 is located ten miles from the site. There is a population of 267,000 within a 35 mile radius of The Bluestone Regional Business and Technology Center.