Existing Business & Industry

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.

Existing Business and Industry in the Town of Bluffton exemplifies a varied economy as demonstrated by the town’s Top Ten Major Employers, Top Ten Tax Payers, and issued business licenses.

Town of Bluffton
Top Ten Major Employers 2015

 Product or Service
 Number of Employees
 Beaufort County School District – Bluffton Only
 eviCore healthcare, LLC
 Inn at Palmetto Bluff & Palmetto Bluff Clubs
 NHC Healthcare/ Bluffton
 Resort Services, Inc.
 Linen Supply
 Town of  Bluffton Township Fire Department
 Public Service
 Town of Bluffton
 Outback Steakhouse

Sources: The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, Town of Bluffton Finance Department

Town of Bluffton
Top Five Tax Payers Fiscal Year 2015 / Tax Year 2014

 Product or Service
 Total Assessed Value
 Percent of Total Town Taxable Assessed Value
 South Carolina Electric & Gas
 East Coast Newspaper
 Palmetto Electric Cooperative
 Garrison Bluffton, LLC
 Other Personal Care Services

Note: The rankings are based on total taxes paid and not the total assessed value
Source: Beaufort County Assessor’s Office

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