International Businesses

More than 400 foreign-owned companies from around the globe already benefit from Fairfax County’s strategic location, centrally located on the east coast of the U.S., just outside Washington, D.C. The county, with close proximity to three international airports, offers not only exceptional location but access to international financial institutions, legal experts, the diplomatic community and embassies. Fairfax County is home to the headquarters of nine Fortune 500 companies and a diverse mix of more than 8,800 technology businesses.

Why choose Fairfax County, Virginia?

  • Home to 437 foreign-owned firms representing 46 countries
  • A highly educated workforce that is ethnically and internationally diverse
  • Direct links to global markets, including 54 international destinations served by Washington Dulles International Airport

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