Henry County is Prime for Manufacturing


With access to a superior talent pool, close proximity to the world’s busiest airport, high quality and affordable housing, top-rated public schools and vibrant communities, Henry County is the place to connect your business in Atlanta’s New South. And, with an already impressive presence of advanced manufacturing companies including Alpla and Southern States, Henry County is prime for growth!

Whether you’re an existing business, or considering Henry for the first time, we have programs and services that will help you succeed. Our services and resources include:

  • Expansion & Relocation services
  • Small Business & Entrepreneur resources
  • Incentives & Financing
  • Qualified and Available Workforce
  • Relationships with the county’s largest employers

Another great resource is the Academy for Advanced Studies! At the College & Career Academy, students have the opportunity to study and have a potential career pathway to the industry. Students are given the opportunity to learn about this leading Georgia industry that involves planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products, and related professional and technical support activities. Georgia’s manufacturing industry employs more than 480,000 and accounts for 92 percent of the state’s exports!

The Georgia Center of Innovation for Manufacturing is the state’s key resource for providing expertise, connections and innovative solutions to help Georgia’s manufacturing industry grow, prosper and compete globally. Focused in the areas of factory information systems, automation and advanced modeling, and the automotive, floor covering, metal fabrication and other industries, the Center has access to the leading experts in these fields and can provide your business with the right partner for high-growth potential. The Center offers resources such as industry data, marketing opportunities, workforce development, manufacturing organizations, and financial assistance.

Our mission at the Development Authority is to promote economic development in Henry County through the attraction of new investment and jobs and the retention and expansion of existing industries. Contact us for more information on how Henry County may be the best place for your business’s success story.

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