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Expand or Relocate to Georgia
      

Georgia Business Data

Relocate or Expand to Georgia

GA business climate, manufacturer incentives, and advantages of local communities

Business Data for Georgia


Population
9,892,111

Total Labor Force
5,071,761

Unemployment Rate
4.5%

# Manufacturers
8,840

Manufacturing Jobs
465,125

Right to Work
Yes

Unemp. Insurance Tax
.03–7.29%


Manufacturing stats updated on 11/13/2017. All other data updated on 11/13/2017. IndustryNet is not responsible for errors or omissions.
 
Corporate Income Tax
6%

Sales Tax
4%. Exemptions include: Manufacturing production machinery; re-manufacturing of aircraft engines and components; machinery/components purchased to replace existing machinery; electricity used directly in manufacturing. No business inventory tax.

Property Tax
Assessed at 40% of fair market value.

Leading Mfg. Industries
(by # of employees)
15% Food and kindred products
10% Transportation equipment
9% Industrial machinery and equipment
9% Textile mill products
7% Rubber and miscellaneous plastic products

Largest Mfg. Employers
(by # of employees)
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. (Savannah) - 10,000
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co. (Marietta) - 6,200
Coca-Cola Co., The (Atlanta) - 5,000
Mohawk Industries, Inc., Aladdin Div. (Dalton) - 3,255
Georgia-Pacific, LLC (Atlanta) - 3,200
 
Counties with the Most Mfg. Jobs
Fulton - 102,307
Gwinnett - 45,109
Cobb - 33,014
Whitfield - 23,349
Chatham - 20,914

Cities with the Most Mfg. Jobs
Atlanta - 67,795
Dalton - 23,148
Alpharetta - 22,170
Savannah - 18,749
Norcross - 17,076

Mfg. Related Business Incentives
• Employment Incentive Program (EIP)
• Job Tax Credit
• Less Developed Census Tracts (LDCT) Tax Incentive
• Opportunity Zone (OZ) Tax Credit
• Port Tax Credit Bonuses
• Quality Jobs Tax Credit
• Research & Development Tax Credit
• Mega Project Tax Credit
• Work Opportunity Tax Credit Program (WOTC)
• Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ)
• Retraining Tax Credit
• Quick Start Employee Training
• Investment Tax Credit
• Appalachian Regional Commission Economic Development Loan Program
• Industrial Revenue Bonds and Bond Allocation Program

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