Labor and Workforce

Take advantage of the 168,862 skilled workers, over 355 square feet of land and a community with the space to breathe. In Upshur County, we’ve build a foundation for your dreams – dreams of a better product, more useful service and global reach. But enough words; it’s time to let our numbers do the talking.

Wage Report 

Upshur County has many business advantages translating into a competitive advantage for businesses looking to reduce costs and globally compete.


An eager and diverse workforce in Upshur County is ready to contribute to the development and success of your business or industrial enterprise. Upshur has a stable, diverse population of about 24,840.