Amazon Selects Arlington

WelcomeAmazon announced it has chosen Arlington County to establish a major new headquarters.

Amazon will locate in National Landing, a newly branded neighborhood encompassing parts of Pentagon City and Crystal City in Arlington and Potomac Yard in Alexandria.

Amazon will invest more than $2 billion to establish its new headquarters, which will create at least 25,000 high-wage jobs in the next 12 years.

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About the Project

Find out about the regional effort that was over a year in the making, the site Amazon selected (National Landing) and what this means for Northern Virginia. 

Why Arlington

From our talented workforce, to our award-winning location, explore the many factors that make Arlington, VA a truly smart choice for business.

Incentive Package

It's not always cold hard cash that seals the deal. Our approach was strategic and intentionally performance-based. 


Amazon Blog Series

  • A Real Game Changer 
    by AED Director Victor Hoskins
  • Economic Development Behind the Scenes 
    by Christina Winn

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