Upshur County Development Authority

Your one-stop in Upshur County for business support and economic development services.


The Upshur County Development Authority (UCDA) is the lead economic development organization for Upshur County, West Virginia including the City of Buckhannon.  UCDA promotes, develops and advances the business prosperity and economic welfare in the county.  The UCDA, county and city work hand in hand to promote community and economic development.  Activities include helping new and existing businesses in such areas as capital financing, employee recruitment & training, site and building locations, infrastructure access and community information.

Services Provided

Economic and Site Development

  • Lease Review (Specialty)
  • Revitalization (Specialty)
  • Site Location Assistance (Specialty)
  • Economic Development (Specialty)

Business Planning

  • Feasibility Studies (Specialty)
  • Demographic and Census Data (Specialty)
  • Market Research (Specialty)


  • Coworking (Specialty)
  • Site Location Assistance

Starting a Business

  • Site Location (Specialty)

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Incubator
  • Co Working
Contact Information
Jennifer Bostian
21 E. Main Street Suite 101
Buckhannon, WV 26201
(304) 472-1757 Ext: 1