Key Industries

Healthcare & Life Sciences

Discerning healthcare investors are recognizing the growing opportunities in Beaufort County.

Since 2010, Beaufort County has grown more than 16%, and the total population age 55 and older has skyrocketed by 40%.

  • Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Candler Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Hilton Head Hospital make up four of the region’s largest employers, employing over 5,000 individuals.
  • Beaufort County also features a strong life sciences presence with existing companies such as Limuli Laboratories and Alpha Genesis Incorporated calling the county home.