TBIC Member

Contact

Cody Coker Economic Development Analyst
 

www.greaterjacksonms.com Jcoker@greaterjacksonms.com 001 601-948-7575, ext. -261
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Greater Jackson Alliance

Greater Jackson Alliance

Greater Jackson Alliance Region - Hinds, Madison, Rankin and Warren Counties

The Greater Jackson Alliance is a regional economic development alliance focused on marketing the region to domestic and global corporate partners. Strategically located between Atlanta and Dallas, the Greater Jackson metropolitan area is home to the state’s largest commercial airport, two Interstate Highways and two Class I railroads, which together provide a significant logistical advantage to local companies. Access to a skilled workforce and workforce training by the areas two community colleges ensures companies are able to meet current and future workforce demands.

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Greater Jackson Alliance

Community Profile

Population

579,229 (Jackson MS Metropolitan Area)

543,711

(GJA Region)

GDP per Capita

Workforce

275,263

(Jackson MS Metropolitan Area)

263,333

(GJA Region)

Focus Industries

Advanced Manufacturing, Agriculture / Agri-Tech / Agribusiness, Automotive, Aviation / Aerospace, Chemicals / Plastics / Advanced Materials, Defense / Security, Energy

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Greater Jackson Alliance

List of European Companies who have already invested

Name Industry No. of Employees
Continental Tire (Germany) Automotive 2,500 (by 2029)
Faurecia (France) Automotive 450
Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution (Germany) Energy 275
Voith Fabrics Florence Inc. (Germany) Manufacturing 110
ISA Tantec (Germany) Manufacturing 94