SKILLED WORKFORCE

Top talent keeps performance high for businesses, and Henrico delivers with a skilled workforce ranging from young, innovative thinkers to experienced, educated professionals.

  • Richmond MSA labor force includes over 670,000 people

  • Labor draw area incorporates close to 40 counties

  • Virginia 2nd highest concentration of tech workers outside of Silicon Valley in the US

  • Diverse, multilingual workforce where more than 12% of our population is foreign born, representing more than 100 countries

  • 2nd highest rate of millennial growth in the U.S.

  • Virginia ranks #1 for Workforce Development in the Atlantic Region

  • More than 50 higher learning institutions produce over 90,000 yearly graduates within a 2 hour drive of the region

  • Henrico’s public school system partner’s CTE students with businesses in the community for real world training

Educational Attainment.jpg

Virginia Colleges & Universities


"McKesson has benefited from the diverse talent pool in the greater Richmond area. It has been a strategic advantage for us."

— Stanton McComb
President, McKesson Medical-Surgical Division