Business Relocation
Looking to relocate? Broussard, Louisiana is home to a thriving business base, growing workforce, and a wide variety of programs and resources that allow a business to succeed. Learn more about everything Broussard has to offer and why choosing Broussard for a relocation is the right decision.

Business Base

With more than 800 businesses within 17.4 square miles, Broussard companies employ more than 12,000 people.

Total Business (in 2017)

Workforce

The City of Broussard offers a large, skilled workforce.

Total Employees (in 2017)

Job Creation Incentives & Programs

Business relocating or expanding can take advantage of numerous job creation incentive programs and tax credits. Click here to learn more about Louisiana Economic Development.

 

Available Programs & Resources

In order to adequately train your workforce, here’s some programs that can assist you in training your workforce.

Broussard, LA and Lafayette Parish have a knack for producing an innovative, energized workforce thanks to the unmatched workforce training programs and education opportunities offered in our region. In fact, businesses in the region were awarded more than $4.4 million in workforce training contracts in fiscal year 2016-17. In recent years, the award-winning LED FastStartTM program has dedicated millions of dollars to develop customized employee recruitment, screening and training for Lafayette businesses. The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government listed the University of Louisiana as one of the top 100 public research universities in the nation. It is the second largest university in Louisiana with an enrollment of more than 19,000 students— offering 106 undergraduate degree programs, 37 master’s degree programs, and 10 doctorate degree programs. South Louisiana Community College is one of the fastest growing colleges in Louisiana serving more than 10,000 students on eight campuses in Acadiana. With all of these resources made readily available, you are bound to find a wide-range of potential employees to recruit.

Workforce

Broussard is home to a world-class workforce, an integrated transportation network, a diversified business base, and a hometown appeal. With this foundation, the City of Broussard is able to foster an economy that supports a growing population and diverse industry sectors. With an estimated population of more than 11,000, Broussard, Louisiana, is located approximately six miles southeast of Lafayette in Lafayette and St. Martin Parishes (counties).

Education & Training Programs

Broussard, LA and Lafayette Parish have a knack for producing an innovative, energized workforce thanks to the unmatched workforce training programs and education opportunities offered in our region. In fact, businesses in the region were awarded more than $4.4 million in workforce training contracts in fiscal year 2016-17. In recent years, the award-winning LED FastStartTM program has dedicated millions of dollars to develop customized employee recruitment, screening and training for Lafayette businesses. The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government listed the University of Louisiana as one of the top 100 public research universities in the nation. It is the second largest university in Louisiana with an enrollment of more than 19,000 students— offering 106 undergraduate degree programs, 37 master’s degree programs, and 10 doctorate degree programs. South Louisiana Community College is one of the fastest growing colleges in Louisiana serving more than 10,000 students on eight campuses in Acadiana. With all of these resources made readily available, you are bound to find a wide-range of potential employees to recruit.

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