County Seat: Athens
Population: 93,052
Civilian Labor Force: 42,552

Limestone County is located in the north central portion of the State of Alabama. Limestone County along with Madison County make up the Huntsville Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA).

Limestone County, Alabama

County Profile

Population within an approx. 45-mile radius of county seat: 1,027,186
Population: 93,052
Civilian Labor Force: 42,552
Unemployment Rate: 7.3% (May 2020 Preliminary-AL Dept of Labor)
County Residents Working in the County: 20,157
County Residents Working Outside the County: 24,583
Outside Residents Working in the County: 7,146

Source: JobsEQ Q2 and Q3, 2018

Limestone County Economic Development Association

Available Sites & Buildings

Top Manufacturing Companies in Limestone County

Many manufacturing operations have found success in Limestone County. These are the top ten:

Steelcase, Inc.Office Furniture1,106
Federal MogulAuto Gaskets606
Aviagen - North AmericaPoultry Breeders239
Carpenter Technology Corp.Specialty Alloy Steel203
EFI AutomotiveAutomotive Sensors200
Turner MedicalMedical Implants174
Custom PolymersPlastic Recycling169
CPI Cast ProductsAluminum Casting142
HDT Expeditionary SystemsMilitary Shelter131
Snap OnHand Held Tools84

Source: Local economic development contacts