Government Contractors

Talent: People who live here work here

Prince William County businesses have an advantage for securing government contracts due to a highly skilled and well-trained workforce and over 170 federal contractors calling the County home. In 2017, nearly 5,800 federal contracts were awarded to local businesses totaling more than $4.59 billion.

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Synergy with local industries

The Federal Government Contracting industry is closely tied with the region’s other strong industry sectors, including Information and Communications Technology and Life Sciences.

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Proximity: Access to government

In addition to being just 40 miles outside of D.C., Prince William County is home to Marine Corps Base Quantico and is just a few miles south of Fort Belvoir Army installation and less than 20 miles from the Pentagon. Fort Belvoir contains over 100 federal agencies and a population of more than 100,000 military personnel and civilian employees and Marine Corps Base Quantico has a workforce population of over 25,800 mili­tary, civilian, contractors, and students.

The Capitol and Reflecting Pool in Washington, DC.