Pacific County is ready for business

Experience Our Unique Coastal Lifestyle

Come visit - then return to start or grow a business and buy your next home.

Pacific County spans 933 square miles of beaches, forests, farms, communities and tribal lands, and is home to 22,500 people. Nestled between two metropolitan urban areas, Pacific County is easily accessible from both Seattle, Washington and Portland, Oregon.

Small Business Training and Development Page

Whether you are starting a new business or growing and improving a current business, Pacific County Economic Development Council offers programs and resources geared toward helping you achieve your goals.

Explore the diverse business landscape

Pacific County is ready to do business! We’re proud that the majority of our local businesses are owner-operated. Small businesses, thriving marine industries, tourism destinations and a talented workforce make Pacific County the place to be.

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Ports of Pacific County

The Ports of Pacific County are key economic drivers, creating family wage jobs and environmentally responsible industry. Our ports promote trade, tourism, economic development, infrastructure building, marine cargo, freight mobility, environmental sustainability, and community outreach.

Port of Willapa Harbor

Port of Peninsula

Port of Ilwaco

Port of Chinook

The Pacific County EDC is working for you

The mission of the Pacific County Economic Development Council (PCEDC) is to support and promote prosperity in Pacific County’s economic vitality. The PCEDC board has both public and private representation, and has been serving Pacific County for over 27 years.

The PCEDC’s public and private partners share the goal of becoming a prosperous county, preserving natural resources and optimizing Pacific County’s business environment. We supports efforts to increase community vitality, economic prosperity, environmental quality, and social fairness in Pacific County.

Membership has its benefits

For over 27 years, Pacific County Economic Development Council (PCEDC) has supported and promoted policies and activities that contribute to Pacific County’s economic vitality.

We’re just a telephone call away!

(360) 875-9330 North Pacific County
(360) 642-9330 South Pacific County

Come for the business opportunities, stay for the lifestyle.

When workers can live anywhere, many ask: Why Do I Live Here? Residents know why. Pacific County offers the perfect balance of working & playing in one of the most scenic parts of the world that offers a bounty of natural resources. Our testimonials reveal a population that cares for their community and environment.

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New Businesses

Helpful links to get your business off to a successful start.

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Live Here

Resources on what it is like to live in Pacific County and how to successfully move in.

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Property Search

Easy search for both residential and commercial property.

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Harness the Power of your Mobile Devices to accelerate your business.

TODAY at 11:30-1pm! No cost PCEDC Technology Workshop Series for Small Businesses.. Still time to register. tinyurl.com/49vzw5cf Monday May 20th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Harness the power of mobile devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) to revolutionize your business operations. This class will explore how these cutting-edge technologies can streamline processes, drive innovation, and provide a competitive edge.Unlocking Virtual and Augmented Reality for Business GrowthWednesday May 22th, 11:30am-1pm PT- 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendarExplore the immersive world of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) and its potential to drive business growth. This class will delve into the applications of these technologies, empowering you to stay ahead of the curve and deliver unique customer experiences. ... See MoreSee Less

Harness the Power of your Mobile Devices to accelerate your business. 
TODAY at 11:30-1pm! No cost PCEDC Technology Workshop Series for Small Businesses.. Still time to register. https://tinyurl.com/49vzw5cf
 Monday May 20th, 11:30am-1pm PT- 
Harness the power of mobile devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) to revolutionize your business operations. This class will explore how these cutting-edge technologies can streamline processes, drive innovation, and provide a competitive edge.

Unlocking Virtual and Augmented Reality for Business Growth
Wednesday May 22th, 11:30am-1pm PT- 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendar
Explore the immersive world of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) and its potential to drive business growth. This class will delve into the applications of these technologies, empowering you to stay ahead of the curve and deliver unique customer experiences.

Attention Small Businesses: State Agency Roundtable Outreach

The following survey is a preliminary questionnaire for a new State Agency Roundtable Outreach Project. State Agencies will be traveling this summer to areas of Washington state to get feedback from the public on how their policies and systems might be updated to better support small businesses in Washington. We thank you for your time and participation!Please respond by Wednesday, May 29.www.surveymonkey.com/r/RoundtableOutreachOr QR code: ... See MoreSee Less

Attention Small Businesses: State Agency Roundtable Outreach

The following survey is a preliminary questionnaire for a new State Agency Roundtable Outreach Project. State Agencies will be traveling this summer to areas of Washington state to get feedback from the public on how their policies and systems might be updated to better support small businesses in Washington. We thank you for your time and participation!
Please respond by Wednesday, May 29.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RoundtableOutreach

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Check out this exciting opportunity for rural entrepreneurs!

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Check out this exciting opportunity for rural entrepreneurs!
Priority given to people living in Pacific County.
https://www.enterprise-for-equity.org/register

#PacificCounty #ruralentrepreneur #enterpriseforequity

For businesses that are ready to go and grow- 9 week ScaleUp course through WA Washington State Department of Commerce. ... See MoreSee Less

For businesses that are ready to go and grow- 9 week ScaleUp course through WA Washington State Department of Commerce.

Take advantage of AI to accelerate your business.

TODAY at 11:30-1pm! No cost PCEDC Technology Workshop Series for Small Businesses.. Still time to register. tinyurl.com/49vzw5cfTake advantage of AI to accelerate your businessMonday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendarPart I. Unlock the power of AI to propel your small business forward, even with limited resources. This class will demystify AI and provide practical, easy-to-implement strategies tailored for businesses with a lean team and minimal tech expertise.Part II. Embracing Innovation; Unlock the blockchain of Cryptocurrencies, NFTs and moreWednesday May 15th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Monday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendarDive into the future of finance and digital assets with blockchain technology. This class will provide a beginner-friendly introduction to cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and other blockchain innovations, empowering your small business to stay ahead of the curve.Coming in May! Monday May 20th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Harness the power of mobile devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) to revolutionize your business operations. This class will explore how these cutting-edge technologies can streamline processes, drive innovation, and provide a competitive edge.Unlocking Virtual and Augmented Reality for Business GrowthWednesday May 22th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Monday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendarExplore the immersive world of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) and its potential to drive business growth. This class will delve into the applications of these technologies, empowering you to stay ahead of the curve and deliver unique customer experiences. ... See MoreSee Less

Take advantage of AI to accelerate your business. 
TODAY at 11:30-1pm! No cost PCEDC Technology Workshop Series for Small Businesses.. Still time to register. https://tinyurl.com/49vzw5cf

Take advantage of AI to accelerate your business
Monday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendar

Part I. Unlock the power of AI to propel your small business forward, even with limited resources. This class will demystify AI and provide practical, easy-to-implement strategies tailored for businesses with a lean team and minimal tech expertise.

Part II. Embracing Innovation; Unlock the blockchain of Cryptocurrencies, NFTs and more
Wednesday May 15th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Monday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendar
Dive into the future of finance and digital assets with blockchain technology. This class will provide a beginner-friendly introduction to cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and other blockchain innovations, empowering your small business to stay ahead of the curve.

Coming in May! Monday May 20th, 11:30am-1pm PT- 
Harness the power of mobile devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) to revolutionize your business operations. This class will explore how these cutting-edge technologies can streamline processes, drive innovation, and provide a competitive edge.

Unlocking Virtual and Augmented Reality for Business Growth
Wednesday May 22th, 11:30am-1pm PT- Monday May 13th; 11:30am-1pm PT- Note on your calendar
Explore the immersive world of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) and its potential to drive business growth. This class will delve into the applications of these technologies, empowering you to stay ahead of the curve and deliver unique customer experiences.
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