Business Resources & Incentives
Partners in Business
The ease of doing business in White County is the result of a strong partnership between business and government leaders working to create an environment for success. Whether you’re heading up an entrepreneurial start-up or relocating a company, you’ll find that White County wants your business to thrive.
In White County, the modest costs behind creating or expanding a business also contribute to your success. Land is reasonably priced, taxes are favorable, and incentives are abundant. The county is ideally located and is in close proximity several MSA’s in the southeast. And in building your workforce, you’ll find exceptional talent and skills from diverse resources in our local community. You will also find a number technical resources available to help your business stay ahead of the consumer market.
For your employees, there’s no better location than White County. The County is blessed with mountains and other amenities, as well as four distinct seasons that keep lives naturally enriched. Cultural and recreational choices abound throughout the county and for every demographic.
It’s a remarkable setting for business success in the gateway to the mountains.
White County has a rich history supporting local businesses. Whether its Sunday shopping on the square or Saturday outings in Helen, White County has an audience and market for your business. In continuing with our commitment to helping businesses thrive, below is a compilation of resources that new and experienced business owners may find useful.
- Georgia Department of Economic Development
- Georgia Job Tax Credits
- Georgia Department of Community Affairs
- List of State Resources
- Georgia Department of Labor
- White County Chamber of Commerce
- Helen Convention & Visitors Bureau
- City of Cleveland Business Portal
- Helen Chamber of Commerce
Thinking of taking the next step to starting a business in White County? Check out the White County Administration's page for information on getting started.