Business & Industry
Economic stability is the hallmark of Brookville’s commerce sector. A mix of manufacturing, service businesses and agriculture make up the business community. Many of these local firms have been in business for more than 40 years, while others have been around for nearly 100.
Continuous effort is put into advancing the area’s economy, ensuring company growth, encouraging new business development and creating new jobs. In the past five years, more than $15 million has been invested into new facilities and equipment to promote expansion and increase productivity and competitiveness of local industry.
Retail also plays a large part in Brookville’s economy. The downtown area is comprised of many shops and businesses that have experienced significant increase in sales over the past 10 years.
Local, state and federal financing programs, as well as a variety of support services, are available to qualifying current and prospective businesses.