Athens County is well positioned to succeed in advanced services industry—the highly educated population positions the county well for high-wage jobs in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Transportation and Material Moving, Life, Physical and Social Sciences, and Architecture and Engineering. It’s base of advanced services jobs but illustrates growth potential in these emerging industries. Athens County is also fortunate to have multiple interstate natural gas lines traveling across the county that can be a source of low cost energy for energy-intensive manufacturers. For these reasons, Athens County remains an economic powerhouse as a leading center for high-wage advanced services and manufacturing jobs.
The manufacturing sector covers a broad range of industries from food production to consumer products. American manufacturing is a long-standing tradition in Athens County, and Business Remixed will continue to build on its history.
Operating Advanced Services & Manufacturing Companies:
- Athens Mold & Machine
- Global Cooling/Stirling Ultracold
- RXQ Compounding
- Stewart MacDonald
- Jackie O’s Brewery