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Hammond Delivers

Hammond, LA is home to an incredible amount of services, existing industries, assets and infrastructure. We benefit from having Southeastern Louisiana University and multiple technicial colleges within our city limits.

Our region is also ideally located at the crossroads of two major interstates – I-12 and I-55. We’re less than an hour away from both downtown New Orleans, and the state capital, Baton Rouge, allowing easy access to:

  • 13 additional colleges, universities, and community colleges
  • 2 major airports
  • 8 ports

With our low cost of living, competitive business tax structure, and a host of amenities to enhance quality of life, it’s no wonder businesses and industries throughout the world have come to discover that – Hammond Delivers.

Want to learn more? Interested in scheduling a visit to Hammond? Contact Mike Tomlinson, HED Executive Director, at:

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

See why Wal-Mart, Home Depot, Winn Dixie, and others all chose Hammond as home to their distribution centers.

incentives

incentives

A combination of tax and other incentives make Hammond an easy and financially sound choice for your business.

site visits

site visits

Ready to see our great city for yourself? Schedule a site visit and you’ll understand why so many businesses are choosing Hammond.

Workforce

Workforce

We’re a city powered by our people. Our diverse workforce is comprised of friendly and capable people ready to get to work!

retention

retention

We don’t stop once we’ve earned your business. Hammond is committed to helping your enterprise thrive.

education

education

We value the impact education and workforce training has on developing new industries with an eye on the future.

ease of business

ease of business

Hammond is ready when you say “GO”. Our community wants your business, so we make getting started simple.

industries

industries

From the arts and education, to manufacturing, retail, and transportation, Hammond has a place for everything.

airport

airport

Just a short 10-minute flight from NOLA, the Hammond Regional Airport is the Northshore's only towered airport.