Johns Creek Business Environment
Johns Creek Business Advantages:
Johns Creek invites you to experience the high quality of life that has encouraged individuals and businesses alike to call the city home.
Johns Creek is part of Metro Atlanta, a 28-county region of urban, suburban and rural communities in northeastern Georgia. Together these make up the ninth largest (est. 5.2 million population) US metropolitan area – with a diverse business environment – including the fifth largest concentration of Fortune 500 businesses.*
Businesses based in Metro Atlanta can reach more than 80 percent of all US consumers in two flight hours from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (the world's busiest airport) or in two truckload delivery days.*
Metro Atlanta is 250 miles northwest of the deepwater Atlantic ports of Brunswick and Savannah, the nation's fastest growing and 5th largest container port, with more than 60 percent of its container volume coming from China.*
Metro Atlanta has an elevation of 1,050 feet above sea-level and enjoys an average annual temperature of 61 degrees Fahrenheit.
Incorporated in 2006 with an estimated population of 76,728,** Johns Creek is located approximately:
In 2007, there were approximately 2,000 businesses located in Johns Creek with major employers (between 200 and 2,000 employees) including the world headquarters of Ciba Vision and national headquarters of Macy's Integrated Systems, World Financial Group and Movius Interactive Corporation.***
Employment sectors in Johns Creek generally follow trends of the Metro Atlanta region as a whole. The largest concentrations of employment in Johns Creek fall within the manufacturing, insurance, financial/real estate, health care, retail and professional scientific/technology industries.
Johns Creek's 2007 demographics show an estimated $150,592 median income, an average $201,494 household income and a $65,994 per capita income.***
For more economic development information, please review Comprehensive Plan 2030. See our Business Directory for the corporate and individual businesses that are currently registered with the City.