Newcomer's Relocation Guide
Are you looking to relocate to our area? Our Newcomer’s Guide has everything you need to know from local schools, gas/electric companies, and area history/culture! Alamance County is the perfect locale for commuters with easy access to I-85/40 into Raleigh or Greensboro. Our quiet community gives a great small town feel with all the great amenities of a big city! Check out our Guide for more information, or better yet, pay us a visit!
For more than 150 years, many companies have found success in Alamance County. The benefits of the Haw River and North Carolina Railroad led to the development of the textile industry. Now more than 5,000 businesses and approximately 300 diverse industries in manufacturing, services, and distribution call Alamance County home. The county’s accessible location in North Carolina and the eastern United States makes it a community of choice.
If you are interested in relocating or expanding your company here, you can contact with the Alamance County Area Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Development division for assistance at 336-228-1338. View a list of the major employers, international firms, company headquarters, and other relevant documents for companies operating in the area by visiting the Economic Development website at www.choosealamance.com.
Employment by Industry
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Professional and Business Services
Education and Health Services
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Alamance County 2014 Employment By Industry
Alamance County Major Employers
Alamance-Burlington School System
Laboratory Corp of America
Alamance Regional Medical Center
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (3 Locations)
City of Burlington
GKN Driveline North America
Alamance Community College
Honda Power Equipment Mfg