The Charlotte Regional Business Alliance’s Business Analytics and Data team provides economic development prospects, Alliance investors and community leaders with the most accurate and up-to-date market intelligence on the Charlotte region.

Click on the links below for interactive dashboards and PDFs of our research.

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The Business Community

Charlotte: A Global Hub for Business

Major Employers in Charlotte Region (PDF)


Fortune 500 and 1000 Headquarters

Expansions and Relocations

Starting a Business (PDF)

NC & SC Incentives Overview (PDF)

Contact an Economic Developer


The Economy

Interactive Economic Indicators Dashboards

The Charlotte Regional Business Alliance's Growth Report


Target Industries

Advanced Manufacturing

Automotive Industry

Financial Services

Health Care

Information Technology

International Business

Logistics and Distribution


Quality of Life

Cost of Living Calculator

Cost of Living Index (PDF)


Location and Access

Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Commuting Patterns

Infastructure (PDF)


People and Demographics

Interactive Demographic Dashboard


Workforce, Talent and Training

Workforce and Training Programs