A significant asset of the Blue Water area is our highly skilled and productive workforce. In St. Clair County, you will find a pool of engineering and manufacturing professionals whose talents are adaptable to a number of emerging markets including defense and alternative energy sectors.

Labor force within less than an hour commute: 247,233
Labor force within 1 hour: 1,086,401
Employees consider 30-60 minute commute “common” drive time

Additional advantages include:

  • A right to work State
  • Competitive Labor Costs
  • Low unionization

For detailed information on St. Clair County’s workforce, please visit the data center.