A great place to live and work
Henry County’s motivated workforce contributes to the growth of local companies. The community’s central location is ideal for attracting talent, and nearby educational opportunities provide an excellent pipeline for a diverse workforce. Small town charm provides a rich quality of life experience, and large city amenities are within a quick drive.
Henry County’s geographic location and transportation system provide considerable opportunities to attract workers from neighboring counties. The average commute time is 27 minutes. Currently more than 1,700 employees commute to Henry County, and the area’s labor shed is 236,000.
The New Castle-Henry County Economic Development team can connect you with resources to assist with talent recruitment.