Washington, D.C.

Google helps Washington, D.C. businesses move toward their goals

$5.42 billion

of economic activity

In 2020, Google helped provide $5.42 billion of economic activity for 8,000 Washington, D.C. businesses, publishers, nonprofits, creators, and developers


Washington, D.C. businesses

More than 54,000 Washington, D.C. businesses received requests for directions, phone calls, bookings, reviews and other direct connections to their customers from Google in 2020

$45 million

of free advertising

In 2020, Google provided $45 million of free advertising to Washington, D.C. nonprofits through the Google Ad Grants program


Google employees

More than 260 Washingtonians are employed full-time by Google

Investing in local communities

As our company expands with more than 84,000 employees in the U.S., we’re committed to playing a positive role in each of the communities where we live and work.

$115+ million

in grants

Since 2005 Google.org has awarded over $115 million in grants to nonprofits and organizations based in Washington, D.C.

$5+ million

in charitable giving

Since 2006, our employees based in Washington, D.C.—with matching contributions from Google—have donated over $5 million in charitable giving to nonprofits


small businesses trained

The Grow with Google D.C. Digital Coach has helped train more than 6,000 small business owners through 160+ digital skills workshops

Our home in the District

Google is proud to call Washington, D.C. home

“At Google, we are technology optimists. Not because we believe in technology, but because we believe in people.”

Sundar Pichai

CEO, Alphabet Inc.

Washington, D.C.

Located in the heart of the nation’s capital, Google D.C. is a few minutes walk from the historic Union Station. Since 2005, Google D.C. has served as a key policy hub and is also home to a growing engineering presence, including teams working on some of the newest features in Google Search. Our Global Business and Google Cloud Platform teams, who help support small and large businesses with their online advertising strategy, are also located in D.C.

Google in the community

Washington, D.C. is our home and we're committed to playing a positive role in the communities in which we live and work. Since 2006, our employees based in Washington, D.C. - with matching contributions from Google - have donated over $5 million in charitable giving. We've also served over 4,500 hours of volunteer and pro bono work with nonprofits and schools in areas we're passionate about, including STEM education, economic opportunity, and access to the Internet.

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