The City of Perry maintains a thriving and diverse economic base anchored by superior transportation options, a robust workforce, and exemplary quality of life amenities. In Perry you will be able to operate a competitive business while employees and their families enjoy top-tier public schools, eighteen City parks, and a broad range of recreational, cultural, and historical opportunities.

Major Employers

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Employer Business / Industry Type Number of Employees
Perdue Chicken Food Processing (Poultry) 2,267
Frito Lay Food Processing (Chips) 1,352
Houston County Board of Education Government (Schools) 763
Houston County Board of Commissioners Government (County) 429
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Manufacturing (Paperboard) 276
Perry Hospital Health Care 232
Interfor Manufacturing (Wood Products) 183
Gilmer Warhouse and Logistics Logistics / Warehousing / Transportation 75
Southern Home Care Services Home Healthcare Services 60
Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter Events 57
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. Manufacturing (Pipe) 53

 

 

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