Economic Development

Why Citronelle?
Citronelle is a city with an array of amenities and advantages that make it the perfect place to build or expand a new business. We are committed to the promotion and maintenance of a competitive business atmosphere. The city has recently developed and passed a new ordinance for tax incentives to new or expanding businesses.

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Our city offers many opportunities for exceptional education for K -12. Our schools have been recognized on a national level. We also offer a wonderful vocational training program which enables interested students to enter the workforce immediately upon graduation.

Natural Resources
Citronelle boasts an abundance of natural resources, such as raw tracts of land, rivers and mild climate, which makes our area a wonderful investment opportunity. Citronelle has a water treatment facility and South Alabama Utilities and Alabama Power to offer infrastructure support.

Citronelle is conveniently located 40 minutes north of the beautiful Gulf Coast with transportation systems of interstates, railways, airports and the Port of Mobile for commerce.

For more information please contact Krista S. Herring, City of Citronelle Economic Development Coordinator, at 251-866-7973 or 251-599-3313.

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