Community Profile

Population and Business Climate

With a county population of 20,000, and 60,000 within forty-five miles, Sevier County fits a wide variety of lifestyles. Whether you’re in the market for an abundance of outdoor recreation, or a great business environment, Sevier County is well established as a synergistic commercial center with prime locations for future growth. From a vibrant downtown to ideal commercial locations, we’re happy to assist you in your search for that perfect location.

The Local Economy

The Sevier County Economy is firing on all cylinders. The energy cluster is expanding employment to unprecedented levels, and investment is increasing in most sectors including commercial and small retail. Travel and tourism has continued its upward trend from 2000 with the prospects showing continued growth. Retail studies show that more and more people shop in Sevier County instead of traveling to outside areas. Major retail firms are expanding to Richfield, adding to the regional hub that Sevier County is known for.

Workforce Services

Sevier County and its surrounding area have access to more than 40,000 employees within a 50 mile radius. In addition, the Utah Department of Workforce Services can assist any company in finding qualified employees. Both Wal-Mart and Home Depot had excellent experiences recruiting employees in Richfield.

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