Facts & Data

Limestone County offers a wealth of resources for businesses in nearly every industry. Learn more about the community characteristics, infrastructure, and resources that make Limestone County an ideal business location.

  • Transportation
    Connect to regional, national and international markets with ease. Limestone County is highly accessible via highway, air (international airport & intermodal center), water and rail.
  • Demographics
    Athens City features a 10-year growth rate of 15.4%, and Limestone County’s 10-year growth rate is 26.0%. Our region offers positive momentum for workforce development and industry growth.
  • Major Employers
    Fortune 500 companies, aerospace, defense, automotive, robotics and healthcare businesses are leading employers in our region.
  • Utilities
    Businesses connect to essential power, water, sewer and communications services with ease in Athens and Limestone County.
Limestone County Economic Development Association
101 S. Beaty Street   |   Athens, AL 35611   |   Phone: 256-232-2386   |   View all contact information