Welcome to jacksonville Onslow Economic Development

Our Vision: JOED provides comprehensive Economic Development leadership to our Onslow community

The Mission of JOED is to stimulate, encourage and promote economic development in Onslow County and its municipalities, We strive to accomplish this primarily through the recruitment of new business and investment, the creation of new jobs and assisting in the retention and expansion of our existing business and industry.


Jacksonville Onslow Economic Development (JOED) is requesting statements of qualification from qualified professional consultants specializing in economic development services for technical analysis, facilitation, and planning activities required for the development of a comprehensive economic development strategic plan.


Due Date: Thursday, July 11th, 2024 (5:00 PM deadline) JOED may change the terms and conditions of this RFQ through written addenda. JOED will post addenda, if any, HERE. JOED will not otherwise notify proposers of addenda.

As stated in the RFQ, respondents may submit questions via email to msutherland@joednc.com until 5:00 PM on Friday, July 5th, 2024. All questions, and corresponding answers, will be posted HERE.

By submitting a proposal, every consultant represents that it has reviewed the addenda, and that the proposal complies with the addenda.

Data & Demographics

Learn more about Onslow County’s growth, business community and residents’ educational attainment.

Existing Industry

From technology companies to major manufacturers, Jacksonville and Onslow County are home to a great roster of businesses.


JOED has the networks and experience to assist with your business location or expansion.

OUR Services

JOED News & Events

Below are some of our most recent news articles, events and updates.
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