Economic Development and Small Business

Elkin Economic Development


The Town of Elkin recently completed the Comprehensive Master Plan for 2030. To view the Master Plan, or download a copy of one, please click on the link below:

  Town of Elkin 2013 Comprehensive Master Plan (downloadable version) 

Leslie Schlender, 
Economic Development Director
Direct Line:  336-258-8907
P O Box 857, 226 N. Bridge St.
Elkin, NC  28621

Elkin Site Inventory
***40,000 SF Building on 5 Acres of Corporate Park***
PGW Drive, Elkin
Phase 1 - 120' x167', 20,000 SF, Phase 2 - 120' x 84, 10,000SF, Phase 3 - 120' x 84, 10,000SF

Download Full Information piece here:  Bayfront Development Build to Suit

Elkin Corp Park, Morris Prop

Find our larger commercial and industrial buildings & sites here (custom Surry/Elkin report):

Elkin Corporate Park

Statistics & GIS:

County & Regional Economic Development Resources:

  • Surry Economic Development Partnership- SCEDP
  • Piedmont Triad Regional Council - PTRC
State Resources
Town of Elkin Economic Department

Whether you are wishing to expand your business or relocate your business, looking for business support services, grant opportunities or recruitment ideas......we can offer assistance.  Our goal is to shepherd you through the process of starting, expanding or relocating your business in Elkin - so that it is as easy and streamlined as possible.

In  2018, the community of Elkin came together through the Explore Elkin initiatives to look at strategic priorities moving into the future.  This became the Elkin Economic Development Strategic Plan which was adopted by the town board and supporting economic agencies in March of 2018.  For a full copy of the Plan click on the  image below:

EEDSP 2018 - Copy


Mailing Address

Post Office Box 857 Elkin, North Carolina 28621

Street Address

226 North Bridge Street Elkin, North Carolina 28621

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