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13 counties. Unlimited impact.

With a fast growing economy, highly skilled workforce, available sites and buildings, incentive packages and half of the U. S. population within a day’s drive, North Alabama is an attractive location for your next expansion.

The North Alabama Industrial Development Association (NAIDA) is an economic development organization ready to assist companies and site location consultants to find suitable locations in vibrant communities. If you are looking for a new location in the Southeast, North Alabama is the place to be.

This website was built to assist you in your site selection needs by providing a searchable database of available buildings and sites in our 13-county region, an overview of each county, analysis on the major industry sectors including our existing industries, information on labor, demographics, transportation, education, utilities and comprehensive maps of the region. The newest addition to the website is a microsite featuring select available buildings and sites suitable for Mazda Toyota (MTMUS) suppliers and other companies looking for a North Alabama location.

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Congratulations and well done @GEAppliancesCo! Since the late-‘70s we’ve been proud to be home to the @AssemblyMag1 2019 Assembly Plant of the Year. Thank you for your continued expansion in North Alabama! https://t.co/t7TTggInam
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GE Appliances, a Haier co. @GEAppliancesCo
Assembly Magazine ( @AssemblyMag1) has recognized our Decatur, AL, refrigeration facility as the 2019 Assembly Plant of the Year @AHAM_Voice. A fitting tribute during Manufacturing Month. Congratulations to our 1,350 employees.

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BOOM: 4 key reasons Alabama's 'Rocket City' is the ideal pick for the new Space Command HQ https://t.co/ktwBxS4XUi https://t.co/VI6lKaOj3r NorthAlabamaUSA photo
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Thank you JCEDA. This event was very well done! We need more like it throughout the region to help fill the pipeline with talent that can address our future workforce needs. https://t.co/HEBybeiwcl
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Jackson County EDA @JacksonCoEDA
CEO Expo 2019 is in the books! What an awesome collection of Vendors showing our 9th graders what is available in today's workforce! https://t.co/mR7hbcZqlr

Our Region

NAIDA covers 13 counties in North Alabama with a combined workforce of nearly 508,000 people with a median household income of $42,675 (2016).  Each county offers unique opportunities for industry and the region works as one to support new and expanding companies.

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