Athens draws from a nine county labor pool, which consists of 380,550 workers (as of 2016).

Athens target markets are Healthcare, Manufacturing, Metal Fab and Distribution. We have a large concentration of medical device manufacturing. These companies continue to experience high growth, demonstrating the areas ability to provide a skilled workforce.

Review our data, give us a call and then pay us a visit. We would welcome the opportunity to show you that we have the talent to make your business a success in Athens.


AEDC's Center for Advanced Technologies in Healthcare (CATH) is the home for Trinity Valley Community College's (TVCC) Mechanical Engineering Program. The CATH lab offers hands on training in manual machining, CNC and CAD. We are working to add logistics training to our program offerings.


Athens is innovative by design, yet balanced by nature. We are home to a large number of patent holders who appreciate the relaxing lifestyle in Athens. From water sports and fishing, rodeos, vineyards and wineries to art shows, we have something for everyone. Check us out and plan a visit. You will be impressed with what we have to offer.