County Seat: Decatur
Population: 119,122
Civilian Labor Force: 54,328

Morgan County is located in the north central portion of the State of Alabama. Morgan County has a strong industrial base with over 245 companies. Morgan County along with Lawrence County make up the Decatur Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA).

Morgan County, Alabama

County Profile

Population within an approx. 45-mile radius of county seat: 1,048,991
Population: 119,122
Civilian Labor Force: 54,328
Unemployment Rate: 7.7% (May 2020 Preliminary-AL Dept of Labor)
County Residents Working in the County: 35,674
County Residents Working Outside the County: 17,291
Outside Residents Working in the County: 18,337

Source: Jobs EQ 6/2020

Morgan County Economic Development Association

Available Sites & Buildings

Top Manufacturing Companies in Morgan County

More than 245 manufacturing operations have found success in Morgan County. These are the top ten:

Haier-General ElectricRefrigerators1,381
Wayne Farms Prepared FoodsPoultry Processing1151
3M CompanyIndustrial Chemicals960
Wayne Farms Fresh FacilityPoultry Processing750
Nucor Steel Decatur, LLCSteel Mill720
United Launch AllianceRocket Boosters643
Gemstone Foods, LLCPoultry Processing486
IVXPPlastics, Raw Materials425
Daikin America, Inc.Fluoropolymers405
Ascend Performance MaterialsNylon Intermediate / Metallurgical-grade Coke391

Source: Local economic development contacts-7/2020