Why St. Tammany?


St. Tammany Parish is located strategically on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain with easy access to New Orleans and other major population centers across the gulf-south. St. Tammany’s low business cost, nationally recognized school system, and first-rate medical facilities make the community a destination of choice for businesses of every size. Three interstate systems—10, 12, and 59—pass through St. Tammany, along with a convenient network of U.S. and Louisiana highways and Norfolk Southern Railway.

As the fifth most populous parish in the state and one of the fastest-growing parishes, St. Tammany’s upscale amenities, active community, and expansive green spaces offer wide-ranging, diverse opportunities for companies in any industry. The entire parish is renowned by outdoor enthusiasts, gourmands, golfers, and art-lovers for its versatility and charm.

Positioned between two NASA facilities and a favored home for international corporate headquarters, St. Tammany offers the best-situated location for your business to thrive. Whether you need to take an early morning flight out of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport or ship out of the Port of New Orleans into the Mississippi River, your gateway to the world is less than an hour away.

Community Profile: St. Tammany Parish

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