Welcome to the Calhoun County Economic Development Council. We are home to a diverse set of industries, from federal defense contractors to automotive suppliers who service Honda, Hyundai, Mercedes, Volkswagen, Nissan, New Flyer, and other automotive OEM's located in the South. The EDC not only helps bring major industry to East Alabama, but also works with other local business support organizations to foster entrepreneurship and existing business expansion.

Come see Calhoun County

Calhoun County is home to over 1,000 acres of industrial sites and buildings. Picturesque green sites with views of the Appalachian foothills complement our highly-connected industrial park properties, only minutes from Interstate 20 and various Federal and State highways. We offer customizable and expandable speculative buildings which will allow your business to take advantage of quick start-up times. Come see what Calhoun County can do for your expanding business needs.

Growing our business community

Our leadership is eager to continue growing our business community and treats each project as a unique opportunity. Our transportation infrastructure will ensure quick delivery to your customers, and our schools work with existing industries to create a curriculum tailored to the needs of local businesses. With a supportive local government, a skilled workforce, and great location, Calhoun County is a great place to do business. But don’t take our word for it, let the facts speak for themselves.

Calhoun County a great place to call home

Clean air, good food, a low cost of living, an abundance of natural resources, and Southern hospitality all contribute to making Calhoun County a great place to run a business and raise a family. With a full schedule of community events and world-class outdoor activities such as our mountain-biking trails and marksmanship parks, all set beneath Alabama’s famous blue skies, you will enjoy spending time in our community. Come and explore what makes Calhoun County a great place to call home for both your business and your family.