Economic Development Board

Abbeville’s Economic Development Board is a public-private partnership established as of January 19, 2021. Our primary responsibilities are the recruitment, retention and expansion of business in the Abbeville area. Our basic objective is to strengthen the city through economic and community development initiatives with emphasis on creating new jobs.

Our commitment is clear: we exist to serve the mutual needs of your business and the City of Abbeville.

Our main areas of assistance include:

  • General Economic Facts and Demographic Information
  • Workforce Training and Education
  • Locating Available Sites and Buildings
  • Small Business and Entrepreneurial Development
  • State and Local Benefits and Incentives


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P. O. Box 1170 Abbeville, LA 70511

Abbeville Economic Developement

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Vermilion Economic Development Alliance

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