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Business Climate: Overview

Douglasville enjoys an excellent business climate as evidenced by its tremendous growth in a variety of business sectors. The City maintains a competitive property tax rate, has developed a streamlined and fast track permitting process, and demonstrated a willingness to provide aggressive incentives for quality new and expanding business ventures.

Douglasville is home to a number of outstanding companies including the American Red Cross’ Southeast Blood Processing Center and Headquarters, WellStar Health Services, Benton Georgia, Staples and A.L.P. Lighting. Nearby companies with sizable operations in the Douglasville area include Google, Pepsico, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Silverline Building Products and Turano Baking

Being part of Metro Atlanta allows Douglasville businesses easy access to a number of internationally acclaimed support services such as the Georgia Institute of Technology, Emory University and Hospital, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

To learn more about the advantages Douglasville’s business climate offers please explore the links here in the Business Climate section.