Carroll County boasts a large and diverse employer base. Our largest employers are listed below:

Company Employment Product (make a table)
Southwire 3,500 Wire & Cable
Tanner Health System 2,800 Health Systems
Carroll Co. Schools 1,800 Public Education
Decostar/Magna 1,317 Auto Parts
University of West Georgia 1,200 Higher Education
Pilgrim’s Pride 730 Poultry Processing
Greenway Health 730 Software
Carroll County Government 650 Government
Carrollton City Schools 564 Public Education
Bremen Bowdon Investment 560 Apparel
Printpack 545 Flexible Packaging
Flowers Baking Co. 494 Baked Goods
Wal-Mart.com 386 E-Commerce Fulfillment
Sugar Foods 355 Sugar Substitutes
OFS Brightwave 350 Fiber Optic Cable
City of Carrollton 308 Government
Aubrey Silvey 250 Construction
Die Tech 230 Auto Parts
Yachiyo of America 230 Auto Parts

Top clusters are as follows:

Cluster Name 2014 Employment National Rank (make a table)
Distribution and Electronic Commerce 2293 418
Lighting and Electrical Equipment 2125 18
Downstream Metal Products 1125 77
Livestock Processing 770 190
Information Technology and Analytical Instruments 760 222
Plastics 575 339
Apparel 455 38
Automotive 265 626
Recreational and Small Electric Goods 255 150
Paper and Packaging 190 463
Electric Power Generation and Transmission 175 223
Upstream Metal Manufacturing 175 488
Vulcanized and Fired Materials 70 613
Textile Manufacturing 70 393
Downstream Chemical Products 70 525
Music and Sound Recording 10 251

Rank numbers are out of 3221 for counties.
Source: U.S. Cluster Mapping Project, Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness, Harvard Business School.

Carroll County Econ Diversification