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Montgomery County


Mississippi –

a great place to be.

Welcome to Montgomery County, Mississippi - a great place to be.  Montgomery County sits at the crossroads of Interstate 55 and 4-lane U. S. Highway 82.  Montgomery County is located just 120 miles south of Memphis, Tennessee and 80 miles north of Jackson, Mississippi and in the north central part of Mississippi.  Just 80 miles to the west is the Mississippi River and 80 miles to the east the Tennessee-Tombigbee River, with ports located at both. 

Long known for its gentle way of life, Montgomery County lives life the way it is meant to be - to the fullest.  Whether at work or at play, our people put their heart and soul into every activity to be the best we can be. Life can be found moving at a gentlier pace than most places. Montgomery County, Mississippi, nestled along the rolling hills filled with timber, pastures, and fields of row crops.  The towns of Duck Hill, Kilmichael, and Winona also sit among this strategically located area of Mississippi. 

Montgomery County prides itself in having a qualified, motivated and available workforce.  One that believes in giving a full days work for a full days pay.  As a right-to-work state, historically, we have an excellent working relationship between management and labor.  We also have a strong, balanced workforce for manufacturing, services, warehousing/distribution, and wholesale/retail trade.

Local education institutions will provide first rate job training and assistance in screening and hiring.  Education from kindergarten to graduation is of the highest attainment in the State with Level 5 schools.  An education grant foundation, Sumners Grant, is available to everyone living within Montgomery County for either a vocational, technical or academic degree.  It is also offered at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Strategically located at the intersection of Interstate 55 and US Highway 82, we offer a great location for anyone looking to expand or start a new business.  We have fine available buildings and sites that would fit your present needs and those to come.  Many incentives for property tax exemption, state financing, job tax credits, and other amenities provided under the State Laws of Mississippi are available.  Make us your next consideration for expansion or relocation.

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