Limestone County is the 3rd fastest growing county in Alabama, and 65th in the United States is situated at the crossroads of technology and innovation. A highly-educated workforce and attractive business incentives fuel industry growth in multiple sectors.
Since Limestone County is only a short drive to Redstone Arsenal, NASA and Cummings Research Park in Huntsville, many county residents are employed by the Army, NASA and private high tech companies. Local companies in Limestone County also supply contract work for the space and defense industries.
At the Welcome Center on I-65, an Army missile stands as evidence of the strong connection between Limestone County and the defense and space programs. In addition, the county is home to TVA Nuclear Plant, Federal Mogul, Steelcase and numerous other businesses and industries, including aerospace, advanced manufacturing, automotive, biotechnology and robotics.
A central location on Interstate-65 places the county less than 100 miles from Birmingham, Alabama and Nashville, Tennessee; a convenient location that connects products made in Limestone County to the region, country and world.