Our Mission

The Economic Development Authority in conjunction with the Economic Development Department will create vitality and quality of life through four critical areas:
  • Recruitment of New Business
  • Retention and Expansion of Existing Business
  • Tourism
  • Workforce Development
Ultimately, we work to cultivate a diverse economic climate in which every citizen has the opportunity to thrive.

Strategic plan

Goochland County Economic Development commits to a sustainable growth plan that maximizes opportunity while preserving the county's rural heritage. The strategic plan outlines the methods the department utilizes to help grow our existing businesses, recruit new business development, and keep true to the County's roots. 

2019-2024 Strategic Plan

Annual Report

Catch up on the accomplishments of Goochland County Economic Development & Tourism and Goochland businesses by checking out the most recent annual report. Find out what Goochland For Business really means!

2023 Annual Report

2023 Annual Report