Morgan
County

County Seat: Decatur
Population: 119,558
Civilian Labor Force: 55,579

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: 1,036,338
Population: 119,558
Civilian Labor Force: 55,579
Unemployment Rate: 3.4%
County Residents Working in the County: 34,585
County Residents Working Outside the County: 17,392
Outside Residents Working in the County: 16,893

Source: Jobs EQ Q2 and Q3, 2018

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:

CompanyProductEmployment
Haier-General ElectricRefrigerators1,338
Wayne Farms Prepared FoodsPoultry Processing942
Wayne Farms Fresh FacilityPoultry Processing871
3M CompanyIndustrial Chemicals850
United Launch AllianceRocket Boosters808
Nucor Steel Decatur, LLCSteel Mill721
Gemstone Foods, LLCPoultry Processing570
IVXPPlastics, Raw Materials444
Ascend Performance MaterialsNylon Intermediate / Metallurgical-grade Coke410
Daikin America, Inc.Fluoropolymers375

Source: Local economic development contacts