Economic Development

Westover is currently expanding at a unprecedented rate. Numerous Annexations and the many New Subdivisions that have begun development have only added to the largest growth this community has ever seen. This is a great time to get in on started a business in Westover with the reasonable real estate and potential for future growth.

Originally established in 1901, Westover serves as an ideal location for new businesses and residents. Located along US HWY 280 and situated approximately 25 miles from downtown Birmingham, this lovely town provides a small-town feel while giving its residents citizens access to large city amenities due to its proximity to a metropolitan area. Westover has seen a multitude of developments and subdivisions built along the Highway 280 corridor and an additional 542 homes are expected to be construction by 2025.

Westover is actively seeking development projects that will further diversify its economy. The City has extensive growth potential from scenic rolling wooded hills for continued residential development to the busy US HWY 280 corridor for vast commercial and industrial development potential. With progressive leadership, the City welcomes the opportunity to assist prospects considering locations in Westover.

To aid in an initial assessment of the market, please utilize the links below to access materials that contain demographic data, housing projections, traffic counts and general information on growth occurring in the City.

For further assistance, please contact our economic development partners at 58 INC | Shelby County.  As the non-profit, economic development coalition for Shelby County, Alabama, 58 Inc. fully supports the City’s economic development efforts and is prepared to assist with site selection relative to retail, commercial and industrial development projects.

Thank you again for your interest in Westover!