Beaufort County Economic Development (BCED) is dedicated to the creation of jobs, growth and investment within Beaufort County. Our mission is to recruit and expand business, retain and nurture our existing businesses and to market Beaufort County as a desirable community in which to live, work and play. BCED collaborates with economic development allies, local, regional, and state partners, both public and private to fulfill this mission. BCED strives to seek out and act on opportunities and create strategies to enhance quality of life within Beaufort County. Beaufort County Economic Development is located in the Washington Industrial Park on Page Road. The building, which also contains the administrative office of Beaufort County Committee 100, is available as a training venue and an incubator for businesses seeking to relocate or expand. Follow the links below for more detailed information about starting, conducting business and living in Beaufort County.