Agriculture

Agriculturally there is some notable production in the raising of horses, growing of Christmas trees, and in the products of nurseries and greenhouse; but the major products are eggs, forage, and livestock in Upshur County.  Read More

Energy

Natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids are gaining greater importance with the development of production from the Marcellus and Utica shales in the state.   Read More

Manufacturing

Upshur County provides a workforce, committed to delivering a high-quality product. People come and make a home here and stay, providing low employment turnover.  Read More

STEM

Advanced industries such as cybersecurity, big data and analytics, cloud computing and digital media technologies are attracted to Upshur County today in part because of the large numbers of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) workers in the region.   Read More

Timber

Upshur County offers an abundance of timber and other natural resources that are used as source material in many manufacturing processes.  Read More

Aerospace

The Upshur County Regional Airport has a 4,200 foot runway, giving you the flexibility of chartering many different types of aircraft.   Read More

Key Employers

Upshur County boasts a diverse variety of employers.   Read More