P.O. Box 1346
Athens, AL 35612
Limestone County has the resources manufacturing companies need to compete in a fast-changing global market. The county’s close proximity to Huntsville gives businesses access to a readily-available skilled workforce, including a high number of engineers. Manufacturing companies can also take advantage of free workforce development programs that address growing trends and new technology in the manufacturing industry.
Limestone County’s workforce includes graduates from Calhoun Community College, Athens State University, the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), and other area post-secondary schools, ensuring that businesses have a continuous supply of trained workers available. Additionally, early technical education courses are offered through Limestone County Career Tech and other secondary school programs.
Located in nearby Madison County, the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in various engineering fields. The university has strong relationships with NASA, the U.S. army, and private industries within North Alabama.
Visit the UAH website.
Additional information is available through the Limestone County Economic Development Association by calling 256-232-2386.