Why Downtown Hopewell?
Downtown Hopewell is experiencing a renaissance, and we want you to be a pioneering partner! Now is the time to get in on the fun, with very competitive rental rates and some properties available for sale. Click HERE for a list of available rental and for sale properties.
Downtown Hopewell has been “on the map” since Sir Thomas Dale founded City Point in 1613. Hopewell was developed by the DuPont Company in 1914 as a manufacturing town (first manufacturing dynamite, and then transitioning over to guncotton) and has been considered a manufacturing town ever since.
What does that mean for your business? You will have access to the employees and visitors of John Randolph Medical Center, AdvanSix, Inc. (formerly Honeywell), WestRock (formerly RockTenn), Evonik Industries, the Beacon Theatre, the City of Hopewell Government and the City of Hopewell Courthouse; as well as the citizens of Hopewell and the surrounding communities. This means that you have access to THOUSANDS OF POTENTIAL CUSTOMERS ALL WITHIN A 2 MILE RADIUS OF YOUR STOREFRONT. We are serious about attracting awesome businesses to downtown Hopewell-check out the list of BUSINESS INCENTIVES available for opening your business within our downtown district. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Interested in Opening a Business?
If you are interested in opening a business in Downtown Hopewell, please fill out this short form and someone from the Hopewell Downtown Partnership will contact you shortly! You can also reach out to us through our contact us page! We look forward to discussing this great opportunity with you!
Virginia Business One Stop
A great resource if you’re considering, starting, running or expanding a business!
Crater Small Business Development Center
Receive help with business plans, funding, and numerous business seminars ranging from using e-mail marketing to accounting software. A list of free business seminars as well as more information can be found on their website.
Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity
A resource for funding and start up assistance as well as links to other resources to benefit Virginia businesses.
City of Hopewell Economic Development Office
Resources and incentives from the City of Hopewell.
Hopewell/Prince George Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber of Commerce provides local business resources as well as professional networking opportunities.