Home to the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa’s economy is bolstered by the growing enrollment at the University, as well as the Crimson Tide football fan base and all of the related influxes of visitors for home football games. Tuscaloosa has attracted major business investments locally, nationally and internationally, and now sustains business partnerships with countries such as France, Germany, Japan, Italy, the United Kingdom and Canada. [1. “Business and Industry”, tuscaloosachamber.com, n.d. Web 29 Aug. 2012]

With these and other partnerships, Tuscaloosa continues to garner recognition:

  • Top 50 “Hottest Cities in America”– Expansion Magazine
  • #5 Hardest Working American Cities – Parade Magazine
  • #2 in the Top 50 US Metropolitan areas for European Expansion – European Management Magazine

Utilizing AL.com and our wide range of digital advertising solutions, Alabama Media Group is the most effective way to reach the Tuscaloosa market:

  • In June 2012, Tuscaloosa County residents viewed  452,219 pages of news and information on AL.com [2. Omniture Site Catalyst, June 2012]
  • 70% of all Tuscaloosa County A18 to 49 are social media users [3.Scarborough Release 1, 2012, Tuscaloosa County]
  • 62% are using laptops, tablets or smartphones [3. Scarborough Release 1, 2012, Tuscaloosa County]