Within a 200 mile radius and less than a half day drive, you can reach over 30 million people and access major markets such as Chicago, Detroit, Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and Columbus. We have a regional population of over 750,000 and a workforce of 430,000 providing a stable employment base with a strong Midwestern work ethic.
Marshall County has strategic advantages to meet your business needs now and into the future.
  • Over 30 million people within 200 mi. radius
  • Centrally located in the Midwest manufacturing corridor
  • Proximity & access to key markets
  • Robust road & rail corridors

  • Large & well established local manufacturing corridor
  • 10% growth expected in manufacturing jobs per announced 2014 expansions
  • Stable workforce & strong work ethic
  • Low cost of doing business
  • State & local fiscal stability 
What is unique about Marshall County? Here is what you should know.....
The highlights below provide a snapshot of Marshall County's economy and a description of initiatives underway to improve the business climate.  We invite you to explore what makes Marshall County..... UNIQUE!
  • Workforce Development - The Marshall County EDC is dedicated to matching qualified workers with local businesses.  With both short and long-term plans to strengthen our workforce, the MCEDC and partner organizations ensure that expanding businesses will be met with local qualified workers. 
  • Marshall County Economy - Listing of significant business expansions in 2013 and 2014, and key economic indicators.
Who are we? - The Marshall County Economic Development Corporation
The Marshall County EDC is the lead economic development organization serving Marshall County and its communities. Our mission statement and strategic plan guide our program and results.
For the fast facts on Marshall County, see our County Profile.
  • Town of LaPaz
For additional information on how we can assist you in expanding or relocating to Marshall County, please contact us today!