Site Details

Ideally situated with 1,100 acres, this is the largest tract of land in North Alabama currently designated as an Alabama AdvantageSite. This one-owner site is 100% county-owned.

  • Regional Population: 1,200,000
  • Regional Labor Force: 590,000 including 60,000 in manufacturing
  • Educational Pipeline: 120,000 with bachelor’s degree or higher and 15,000 annual graduates with certificate or associate’s degree or higher
  • Strong Regional Industry Sectors include Automotive, Aerospace, Metalworking, and Food Processing
  • Labor market above national average
  • Regional industry presence growing faster than national and state average
  • Competitive wage below national and state average
  • Alabama is a Right to Work State


With access to US Hwy 11 only four miles from I-59, transportation has never been easier. Located centrally near the Northeast Alabama Regional Airport and only 50  miles from Birmingham's international airport, this AdvantageSite also boasts Class 1 rail access through Norfolk Southern.


The site is already tied into Alabama Power transmission lines and has both 8” and 4" high-pressure gas lines. Fiber optic cables allow for high-speed internet, and everything is county owned.


A designated AdvantageSite, the Little Canoe Creek megasite has proven infrastructure, location, utility availability, ideal configuration and potential for future growth.

  • Environmental, cultural, and wetland analyses have been completed, as well as water and sewer studies