Invest Clayton

Whether it's business or personal, Clayton County is open for you.

Clayton County is one of the fastest growing counties in Georgia.

With the immense growth comes great opportunities for business and industry. Located 12 miles from downtown Atlanta, Clayton County is a bustling community that is perfectly positioned for its expanding role as a dynamic force in the global marketplace.



Inaugural State of the Development Authority of Clayton County

We are excited to invite you to the inaugural State of the Development Authority of Clayton County event, themed "A Greater Clayton." This event promises to be an insightful gathering focused on the progress and future prospects of Clayton County's development landscape. The Development Authority of Clayton County plays a crucial role in our community by actively working to attract new jobs and investments. With a dedicated team of professional economic developers and business liaisons, the Authority collaborates with local, regional, and national organizations to create opportunities for inbound and outbound investments. Here are some key reasons why you should join us at this event:

  • Gain valuable insights into Clayton County's development initiatives and achievements.
  • Network with industry experts, business leaders, and potential partners.
  • Discover new investment opportunities and economic prospects in Clayton County.
  • Learn about the Authority's strategic plans and how you can be part of shaping the future of our community.

Registration is now open, and we encourage you to secure your spot early. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of A Greater Clayton's journey towards economic growth and prosperity.

Register here: www.StateofDACC2024.eventbrite.com


  • Population: 305,387 (2023)
  • 60.2% of Clayton’s population is of working age (20-65)
  • Population is 51.8% Female, the highest rate in metro Atlanta
  • Median Age of 33.9 is the youngest in metro Atlanta
  • Population grew by 15% from 2010 to 2023
  • Projected Population by 2050: 393,005
  • More than 22% of residents have a bachelor’s degree or higher

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Industry & Investments

Clayton County’s existing industries understand the benefits of our area and continue to reinvest into our community.

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Access Global Markets

With 80 percent of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Clayton County, the area is primed for businesses that need access to the global marketplace. As the busiest airport in the world, Hartsfield-Jackson shuttles people and goods across the nation and around the globe 24-hours a day, 365 days per year. The business world doesn’t sleep and neither does our airport.

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