Competitive Advantages

The Elements for Success

Logistical Hub

The World is Within Reach

When your operation is located between three International airports, reaches two-thirds of the US Population by Class 1 Railroads, and has access to a modern network of highways for your freight and people, you’ll be at a significant advantage.

Abundant Natural Resources

The Proof is in Our Productivity

The Locate South Georgia counties produce over 4 billion dollars annually in Farm Gate Value with 2.7 million acres of fertile land, 3.6 million acres of timber, and a balanced climate that is virtually free from harsh weather.

Livability & Placemaking

A Place to Call Home

Working in South Georgia has plenty of perks but living in South Georgia has even more. The region boasts world-class outdoor recreation, vibrant downtown areas with local cuisine, and a rich culture of history, art, and outdoor entertainment.

Dedicated Workforce

Never Afraid of Hard Work

Displaying the grit that built this country, the workforce of South Georgia is trainable and responds quickly to opportunity. Employers share countless stories of employees with 10, 15, and 20 years of service that began their careers in entry-level positions and have climbed the ranks to become major decision makers in their company’s operations. Putting their dedication to work for you is an advantage towards increasing your profitability.

Collaborative Partnerships

A Region Built on Teamwork

Our region offers several competitive advantages that will aid your business, like local to state level partnerships to get your project across the finish line, utility partners that work as an asset to meet your infrastructure needs, local and regional banks with quick access to capital, and colleges scattered across the area.

Existing Business

We Call it Home

South Georgia is home to Procter & Gamble, Target, Lowe's and Home Depot Southeast US distribution, MillerCoors, Flowers Bakery, Martin's Famous Pastry Shoppe, Sanderson Farms, Taurus Firearms, the Air Force, the Marines and countless other household names. In fact, our region is home to many processes that are unique to the Locate South Georgia region.


“I believe Georgia should aspire to nothing less than greatness. And I believe greatness is within our grasp”.

— Former Governor, Current U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue