Looking to relocate? Broussard, Louisiana is home to a thriving business base and a growing workforce. We have a wide variety of business relocation programs and resources to help your business succeed. Learn more about everything Broussard has to offer and why choosing Broussard for a relocation is the right decision.
With more than 1000 businesses within 17.4 square miles, Broussard companies employ more than 12,000 people.
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The City of Broussard offers a large, skilled workforce.
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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.
The City of Broussard designated portions of the city as Economic Development Districts (also known as TIF Districts) and the Downtown Development District to proactively encourage future commercial development within the city.
Education & Training Programs
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 $3.3 million in workforce training contracts in fiscal year 2022-2023. 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 Carnegie Classification of Institutions awarded the University of Louisiana with the elite top 3% R1 designation as 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 15,000 students per year 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.
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 13,000, Broussard, Louisiana, is located approximately six miles southeast of Lafayette in Lafayette and St. Martin Parishes (counties).
Available Programs & Resources
Our advisors specialize in incentive and workforce training programs and would be happy to answer questions about the programs above or meet with your business to determine how your company can benefit. Complete the form below to request information on any of the topics below.