Cordele, Georgia has strong agricultural roots and this sector remains vitally important to our economy and economic development efforts, our rail lines, local airport and our location on Interstate 75, GA HWY 280 & GA HWY 300 position us ideally for logistics-dependent industries and import-export businesses throughout South Georgia, Northern Florida and Eastern Alabama. Located only 183 miles from the Port of Savannah by rail, and conveniently located in relation to other Southeastern ports at Charleston, South Carolina, Brunswick, Georgia, and Jacksonville, Florida.
Cordele-Crisp County is the only Georgia community along I-75 that is served by three major railroads: CSX, Norfolk Southern, and the Heart of Georgia Railroad. Taking full advantage of these resources is the Cordele Inland Port® that provides direct rail access to the Georgia Ports Authority in Savannah, Georgia. Contact us today to discuss land and available buildings!
The IDC was founded in 1987 by the City of Cordele, Crisp County Board of Commissioners, and Crisp County Power Commission to promote, develop, and expand industry, agriculture, trade, and commerce for the citizens of Cordele/Crisp County, Georgia. The primary responsibility of this council is to recruit new business and industry to the community, and create new jobs for the community. The council also assists existing businesses and industry with expansion efforts to provide additional jobs, thereby, improving the quality of life of all the people of Crisp County.