Economic Development

Welcome to Concord!

Concord, NC is located minutes from Charlotte, NC.  It is the largest city in Cabarrus County and is also the county seat. In 2016, Concord was ranked the 9th fastest growing economy in the United States. 

The city invests in a strong infrastructure that accommodates growth. The community offers an excellent school system, a strong arts council, and expanding parks and greenways. 

Concord is home to some of North Carolina's top tourist destinations, including NASCAR's Charlotte Motor Speedway and Concord Mills. The core of the city is preserved -- featuring a historic and active downtown.

Joseph Beasley, MPA
Economic Development Coordinator | 704-920-5128


The City partners with the Cabarrus Economic Development Corporation to recruit new businesses and assist existing businesses with their expansion needs.