Highly Accessible Location
Fannin County is located 90 miles north of Atlanta via I-575 and Highway 515, only 1½ hours from midtown Atlanta and 2 hours from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. The county is on the Tennessee-North Carolina line, 1½ hours from Chattanooga and 2½ hours from Asheville.
Available, Trainable, Loyal Workforce
Fannin County’s available, trainable and loyal workforce is one of the area’s greatest strengths. The county is certified as a Georgia Work Ready Community. Located on the Georgia/Tennessee/North Carolina line, the regional workforce actually contains workers from three states. Fannin County’s labor force is approximately 55,000 workers within a 45 minute drive time in three states, and includes Fannin, Gilmer, Union, Cherokee County, N.C., and Polk County Tenn.