Augusta serves as the center of a growing metropolitan region of 520,700 populations in east central Georgia and west central South Carolina (Source: Woods & Poole Economics, Inc.).
Augusta strives to support economic development by seeking new industry and trade, facilitating expansion and retention of existing businesses, and making special efforts in distressed business districts.
Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce
The Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's mission is promotion of the location, development, and expansion of new and existing businesses. The Chamber performs a variety of services related to economic development in addition to these promotional activities. For more information, please visit the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce website.
Tax Allocation Districts, Enterprise Zones and Opportunity Zones Click here for information regarding economic development incentives offered through our Tax Allocation District, Opportunity Zones, and Enterprise Zones.