Goochland County Economic Development is here to make your relocation or expansion to Goochland easy, providing step-by-step guidance to ensure business success. Our department provides unmatched customer service for its existing and new businesses. With its strategic location, top talent pool, and low cost of doing business, it is no wonder why more than 1,500 businesses, including three fortune 500 companies, call Goochland home. Situated just west of Richmond, VA, Goochland County has superior access to transportation networks, allowing businesses to easily get goods and materials in and out their door. Goochland County has seen an 18 percent growth in businesses in the last decade, in industries such as life sciences and healthcare, controlled environment agriculture, and manufacturing.