Confidential Services

We have provided free and confidential assistance to companies considering the region as a location for more than 25 years. Our assistance includes customized information and demographic data upon request.

We perform some research functions in-house and serve as an information clearinghouse and/or facilitator on all other listed services.

ETEDA staff are available to assist you during your site selection process.


General Services

  • Custom-tailored information packages to assist in decision making

Labor and Training

  • Labor availability information
  • Wage, salary and benefit data
  • Pre-employment and on-the-job training information
  • Labor draw and commuting pattern information
  • Local employer interviews

Utility Services

  • Utility cost and availability
  • Utility reliability and capacity

Community Services

  • Economic overview
  • Cost of living/housing comparisons
  • Demographic data

Transportation Services

  • Common and contract carrier contacts
  • Customs and foreign trade zone information/contacts
  • Airfreight service comparisons
  • Airline passenger service & comparisons


Real Estate Assistance

  • Access to ETEDA regional real estate data base
  • Space requirements matched to building and site inventory
  • Industrial and commercial property tours

Site Location Planning

  • Preliminary site and facility layout data
  • Zoning information


  • Building contractor contacts
  • National cost comparisons