Celebrating 30 Years: 1987-2017

DCEDC is proud to celebrate 30 years of promoting diversified and sustainable growth in DeKalb County.
 

Since DCEDC’s establishment in 1987…

 

  • The number of industrial firms increased 180%, from 133 to 373.
  • The size of the industrial market increased 116%, from 7.3 million to 15.8 million square feet.
  • Employment increased 60%, from 33,900 to 54,300.
  • Population increased 40%, from 74,800 to 104,700.