Business Facilities Magazine Ranked Auburn and Opelika Number Five in having the Most Economic Growth Potential

An article out by Business Facilities Magazine ranked Auburn and Opelika number five in having the most economic growth potential in it’s metro rankings report.

The article, though, does not indicate what parameters the company was looking at, but the city said to be ranked is a great recognition.

The city has seen  positive growth in population, commercial development, tax revenue and job growth within industries.

City administrators also add they were once a city dominated by it’s university, but, that’s not so much the case anymore.

The city said they’ve worked hard to connect certain colleges on Auburn University’s campus like engineering and business to help get students jobs at local industries after graduation.

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