Virginia’s e-Region Community Profiles

Virginia’s e-Region is a seven-county, one-city region of southwestern Virginia with a population of 208,000 (2010 census) and a civilian labor force of over 80,000.

To download a regional profile for more information on Virginia’s e-Region including demographics, labor statistics, leading employers, wages and more, Click Here.

To download a Virginia Guide to Local Taxes, Click Here.

Virginia’s e-Region includes the following localities: Buchanan, Dickenson, Lee, Russell, Scott, Tazewell and Wise counties and the City of Norton.

Click links below to download community profiles.

Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority

P.O. Box 1060
527 East Main Street
Lebanon, Virginia 24266
Phone: 1-800-735-9999


VCEDA Reaches Milestone of 300 Projects, $204 Million Approved Funding

The Homestead on the Holston Awarded Seed Capital Matching Grant

VCEDA Closes on Loan for Trina Health Town Center Project

VCEDA  Participates in Trina Health of Pounding Mill Announcement

VCEDA Helps Russell County Welcome New Manufacturer, 50 Jobs


Next scheduled meeting of the VCEDA Board is 3 p.m. Oct. 19, 2017 at the VCEDA Office, 527 East Main Street, Lebanon, VA  

Committee Meeting Times: Executive at 12  p.m. Business Development at 1 p.m. Finance at 1:30 p;.m. Project Review at 2 p.m.


Virginia's e-Region is marketed by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority - VCEDA - a regional economic development organization created by Virginia's General Assembly in 1988 to enhance and diversify the economic base of the seven-county, one-city, coal-producing region in southwestern Virginia.  Since its creation, VCEDA has helped create more than 20,000 jobs.