Key Industries in Elkhart County
Mobility and Automotive Manufacturing
Elkhart County continues to be a world-class leader in the global R.V. industry because it has an unparalleled supply chain. an extensive transportation network, and proximity to end-users.
Farming & Agriculture
Elkhart County’s geographical position and outstanding transportation network provide easy access to this thriving industry cluster.
Known for our rich manufacturing heritage and technological expertise, Elkhart County is developing innovative and high-tech products of the future.
Elkhart County is home to more that 40 companies including 3 of the top 5 Recreational Vehicle Manufacturers: Forest River, Patrick Industries, and Thor. With a top ranked business climate, low cost of living, access to rail, and a thriving workforce, Elkhart County is an incomparable environment for corporate success.
Home to the leading manufacturer and distributer of band and orchestra instruments and accessories, Elkhart County is “instrumental” in providing music around the world and for fostering the rich legacy of craftsmanship and creativity.
Biomedical & Life Sciences
A thriving industry sector that is a global provider of innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and molecular medicine. Elkhart County is at the center of biomedical innovation and technology that is shaping the future of healthcare.
Major manufactured housing companies call Elkhart County home and growing companies are locating here for our business advantages, bright talent, and entrepreneurial environment.
Elkhart County is continuing its legacy as a leader in groundbreaking inventions. With highly developed solutions for the Marine, RV, Agricultural, Construction, Van, Commercial, Bus and Automotive industries, products are engineered to combine entertainment and road safety needs with modern innovations in mobile electronics technology.
Our Mission is to create an economically vibrant community by recruiting, retaining, and strengthening our economic base; being a catalyst for diversification, innovation, and economic change.
The EDC of Elkhart County will leverage our entrepreneurial spirit, expertise and regional resources to develop a more prosperous community through a diversified, resilient and knowledge based economy.