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Doing Business

The staff of the City of Elba, Alabama can provide customized reports, statistics, and other information for site selectors, prospective businesses, and existing businesses looking to relocate or grow within the City of Elba and Coffee County, Alabama. For assistance, contact the City of Elba at (334) 897-2333.

Business Advantages

The City of Elba offers the following advantages for businesses:

  • Location: The City of Elba is located within two hours or less of three interstates (I-85, I-65, and I-10) and commercial airports in Dothan and Montgomery. The city is less than three hours from the Alabama State Docks in Mobile.
  • Industrial Space Ready for Move-In: Although currently being rented, the Elba Spec Building is a 39,000 square foot facility located on six acres. Additionally, space is available in the Elba Industrial Park.
  • Close Proximity to Automotive and Aerospace Manufacturers: With its location in South Alabama, the City of Elba is located within close proximity to major aerospace manufacturers, as well as the Hyundai plant near Montgomery and Airbus in Mobile.
  • Skilled Workers: Coffee County has a higher percentage of underemployed workers than the state average. Additionally, the City of Elba is located near several community colleges that offer technical programs, providing an ongoing source of trained workers.

Economic Development Resources

The following entities can provide economic development information for the State of Alabama.