Butts County Development Authority
625 West Third St., Jackson, GA 30233
Phone: (770) 775-4851

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Business & Industry
Major Employers
Manufacturing and Distribution are strong sectors in Butts County, Georgia.

Top Employers (non-Government)

Employer Industry Employees Description
Dollar General Distribution Center 650 America's largest small-box discount retailer opened a distribution center in Butts County in late 2017
Ready PAC Foods Food Manufacturer 600 Manufacturer of signature healthy salad blends, snacks, single-serve salads and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables
American Woodmark Manufacturer 500 A major manufacturer of quality kitchen and bath cabinets for the home; products sold in home improvement stores, such as Lowe's and the Home Depot
LKQ Corporation Automotive Parts Re-manufacturer 150 A Fortune 500 company and North America's largest provider of alternative collision auto parts, and a leading provider of recycled and remanufactured mechanical parts including engines and transmissions, for the repair of automobiles and other vehicles
ScottsMiracle-Gro Company Manufacturer 120 World's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products
Advance Tabco (TOGA) Metal Fabrication 120 Manufacturer of stainless steel worktables, sinks, shelving and custom fabrication
Fabral Metal Manufacturer 75 Premier supplier of metal roofing and wall panels for architectural, commercial, post frame, industrial, transportaiton and agricutlture applications

Public Administration

Public administration is Butts County’s top employment sector thanks to the area’s local and county governments, board of education, public health system, two state parks in the county, and the presence of the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification State Prison, which alone employs 700+ people.

Department Employees
Georgia Diagnostic and Classication State Prison 750+
Butts County School District 472
Butts County Government 201
WellStar Sylvan Grove Hospital 100
City of Jackson 45
Georgia State Parks 23
City of Jenkinsburg 5
City of Flovilla 4