Economic Development & Business Climate

The Town of Bluffton offers an innovative, pro-business climate supported by workforce development programs, higher-education partnerships, an entrepreneurial network of resources and numerous organizations, programs and policies designed to give area businesses a competitive advantage.

Strategic Partners

The area's unique strategic partners, such as the Don Ryan Center for Innovation, help support an entrepreneurial, progressive business environment where companies can expand, evolve and succeed.

Market Conditions

Businesses owners and their businesses are attracted to Bluffton because it offers a pro-business climate combined with high quality of life. With a growing professional workforce and favorable market conditions, Bluffton is a place where businesses and people thrive.

Existing Business & Industry

Bluffton is home to CareCore National and other growing industries.


Workforce development is a key benefit offered in Bluffton through our local universities and technical colleges designed to meet long-term recruitment and training needs.

Taxes & Incentives

Bluffton and the state of South Carolina offer attractive incentives to support businesses.


Bluffton offers a variety of financing options through our local lenders including Small Business Administration (SBA) loans.

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