Top Reasons

Education & Training

Madison County School District is one of the fastest growing, top-rated K-12 school districts in the state.  Madison County has one of the highest scoring districts in Mississippi that consistently achieves an “A” rating based on the statewide accountability model.  Workforce development programs and advanced degrees are offered at Holmes Community College Ridgeland Campus, as well as the many notable institutions of higher learning around the area.

Location & Transportation

Located in the Jackson, MS MSA, Madison County offers an ideal location with easy access to key U.S. markets and international markets.

Quality of Life

Located in Mississippi’s largest MSA, Madison County is the second fastest growing county in the state, with an 8.1% population growth over the past 5 years. Madison County has a diverse yet complementary group of communities, from historic City of Canton, to rapidly growing lifestyle and residential areas of Ridgeland, Madison and Gluckstadt, to Livingston and Flora with their refreshing reinvention of what an old-fashioned town can be.  Each area with its own identity and its own appeal, but all with a dedication to quality.

 

Within just a short drive, many people enjoy the activities the Jackson metro has to offer such as over 560 restaurants, 58 parks, 639 churches, 485 retail establishments, 14 golf courses, and 31 museums.