Houston County, Alabama

The Dothan area, in Houston County, is home to several major corporations with a strong presence nationally and world-wide. The area has a rich history in aviation occupations as Houston County is located near community colleges with aviation training programs and Fort Rucker, the Army Aviation Center of the United States. With strong support from local companies and post-secondary institutions, Houston County has the infrastructure in place to make your next venture be successful.


  • Dothan
  • Ashford
  • Avon
  • Columbia
  • Cottonwood
  • Cowarts
  • Kinsey
  • Madrid
  • Rehobeth
  • Taylor

Community Profile

  • Population* (2017): 104,346
  • Median Age (2010) : 39
  • Median household income (2016): $41,945
  • Mean Income (2016): $60,028
  • Number of companies (2012): 8,810

Sources: US Census 2017 Population Estimates, 2016 American Community Survey, 2010 American Community Survey, 2012 Survey of Business Owners

Economic Development Office:

Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce
Matt Parker, President
102 Jamestown Boulevard
PO Box 638
Dothan, AL 36302

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