Labor Market Report
Surry County has a ready workforce prepared with a wide range of skills through our own secondary and community college system, as well as dozens of nearby colleges and universities. Our community and our location make Surry County a strong contender for business startups and relocations. Download this labor market data sheet and compare our advantages and value.
Wage & Benefit Survey
More than 80 businesses were asked to participate in the 2021 Wage and Benefit Survey. We were fortunate to have 20 companies fully respond and contribute wage and benefit data. Each company’s involvement enabled us to capture current and relevant existing industry wage and benefit information. All participating companies will be kept confidential.
Talent Alignment Report
Regional business and education leaders initiated a Talent Alignment Strategy for the Piedmont Triad in August 2017. The purpose of this Strategy is to ensure education and workforce development efforts are aligned with the needs of employers and to coordinate existing education and workforce development initiatives currently underway throughout the region.
Community Economic Overviews
Top 25 Employers in Surry County
Top 15 Manufacturers in Surry County
Surry County Property Tax Rates FY 2021-2022
Water & Sewer Information (click on name of town/city for a rate schedule)
Capacity and Excess figures are in GDP (gallons per day)
Source: County and Municipalities
Surry County Economic Development Partnership Inc.
190 Virginia Street, Mt. Airy NC 27030
PO BOX 7128
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