Orange County Economic Development

Centrally Located in the Heart of North Carolina

Centrally located in the heart of North Carolina, just two hours from world-renowned beaches and three hours from the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky mountains, Orange County offers the ideal landscape—a perfect mix of everything you need to grow your business and…to simply enjoy life. The county is strategically positioned along the Eastern seaboard; with major metro areas like DC and New York just a quick flight or few hours’ drive away. Interstates I-40 and I-85 crisscross the region, facilitating quick and efficient travel in all directions. Nearby RDU International Airport, along with proximity to seaports, literally gives you the world of business just outside your door.