Food/Beverage Manufacturing


Louisa offers several areas well-suited for food and beverage manufacturing. Large lots allow businesses to get the space needed with low operating costs, while the immediate interstate access makes for a well-connected location.

Additionally, the region's high quality of life attracts educated and qualified workers. 

Market Access

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    Interstate 64 Adjacent 
  2. Four of Louisa County's designated growth areas are immediately adjacent to I-64.  In fact, 50% of the nation’s consumers are within one day delivery by truck -- making Louisa a strategic location.

Tax Structure

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    One of the Lowest Tax Structures in VA

  2. Louisa County maintains one of the lowest tax structures in the state for manufacturers & distribution companies and most industrial businesses.


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    Diverse, capable workforce
  2. Employers have access to a regional workforce of more than 200,000 well-educated, technologically sophisticated, and extremely capable people who can meet a diverse range of recruitment needs. This workforce includes: 

    • A large and diverse pool of highly qualified graduates from several area colleges & universities, including the University of Virginia, one of the nation's leading public educational institutions.
    • A significant percentage of technologically sophisticated workers are able to adapt to employers' rapidly evolving needs.
    • An out commuting workforce of over 55%. These workers are readily attracted to job opportunities closer to home.