NSF Indian Head report shows base’s economic, employment importance
The Naval Support Activity South Potomac recently released its annual economics and demographics report which examines the impact of one of its larger bases, the Naval Support Facility Indian Head.
According to the Naval Support Activity South Potomac press release, the total amount of contracts at NSF Indian Head during FY2015 was $71.6 million and the amount of local contracts at NSF Indian Head during FY2015 was $39.3 million. The top localities for NSF Indian Head personnel were Charles County (40 percent) and the Town of Indian Head (17 percent).
“The report highlighted how large of an employment center NSF Indian Head really is, by looking at the numbers of personnel that it has as well as the amount in payroll that they received and those are dollars that filter out into the economy,” said Brian Klaas, board of director of the Charles County Chamber of Commerce and co-chair of its