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Reasons to believe in Baldwin County

  • In 2013, The State of Alabama was ranked Top State to do Business by Area Development magazine.
  • Alabama Industrial Development Training (AIDT), has been ranked as the number 1 Statewide workforce development and training organization in the nation.
  • In 2010, Site Selection magazine selected the Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance as a Top Group of 2010
  • In 2011, Gulf Shores was selected as one of the “Top Ten Pro Beach Business Communities” by Southern Business and Development magazine
  • In 2011, Baldwin County was designated one of the “Top Ten Best Automotive Assembly Plant Sites in the Southern Auto Corridor” by Southern Business and Development magazine
  • In 2011, Baldwin County was ranked in the Top 10 for Most Successful Micropolitan Areas by Site Selection magazine.
  • The City of Fairhope was named in the Top 10 for Retirement Cities by CNN Money magazine.
  • The Cities of Daphne and Fairhope were named Top 10 Most Business-Friendly Cities in Alabama by the Alabama Policy Institute in 2013.
  • Fairhope High School named one of the top Best Public Schools in the State of Alabama by US News and World Report in 2013.
  • Builder Magazine ranked the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley MSA as one of the Top 10 Home Building Markets of 2014.
  • Baldwin County has the most AdvantageSites in the State of Alabama with 6.
  • The Daphne-Fairhope-Foley MSA is ranked as the 8th fastest growing MSA in the nation by the U.S. Census Bureau.  This is the second consecutive year that Baldwin County has been ranked in the Top 10.
  • The Daphne-Fairhope-Foley MSA is ranked in the top 19% of Smartest Cities in America according to NewGeography.
  • The Daphne-Fairhope-Foley MSA is ranked in the Top 4 for metropolitan areas with 200,000 population or less.