DCEDC is the central point of contact for business development needs and activities in Dutchess County. It’s a business-led, nationally recognized economic development corporation, whose mission is to attract, retain, and expand for-profit and not-for-profit businesses for the benefit of Dutchess County. DCEDC’s organizational structure includes programs in:

  • Business retention and expansion
  • Dutchess County Data and Business Resources
  • Empire Zone Administration
  • Industrial Development Agency (DCIDA) liaison
  • Local Development Corporation (DCLDC) liaison
  • Financial counseling and deal structuring
  • External Marketing
  • Commercial Real Estate Listings
  • Dutchess County Tourism
  • Technology
  • Municipal Advocacy

For more information about DCEDC, use the navigation bar to access About DCEDC. For information about major area employers, sales tax, workforce, per-capita income and unemployment rate, population, mileage to major cities, and more, use the navigation bar to access Dutchess County Data & Demographics.