Commercial jet service for the Tupelo-Lee County area is provided through the Tupelo Regional Airport (TUP) and with connecting flights to Nashville International Airport (BNA). Last year TUP had over 15,000 passengers. The airport has a 13,600 square foot terminal, nine (9) conventional hangars, and 18 paved tie-down spaces. The runway is 7,150 feet long with a 150 foot wide grooved pavement surface. The field offers instrument approaches, a full lighting system, and a control tower. Tupelo Regional Airport 662.841.6570 www.flytupelo.com
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Located in the heart of Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo/Lee County provides access to all major Southeast U.S. markets within a day's drive. Named an “All America City” five times by the National Civic League,Tupelo/Lee County is consistently ranked in the top counties in Mississippi for personal income, retail sales, total employment, and business activity. Tupelo/Lee County is also home to one of the largest manufacturing bases of manufacturing employees with approximately 20.2% of all employees in the manufacturing sector.
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Curious about where Tupelo/Lee County is in relation to the other major markets take a quick look at this map.
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Want to reach 77% of the United States population within two days drive? Look no further, Tupelo/Lee County is the answer. Mississippi’s highway network is vital to the state’s economy and was ranked 8th best in the nation in highway performance and cost-effectiveness in the “Annual Highway Report” by Reason Foundation. The result is minimal traffic congestion while drawing on a labor force area of over 100 zip codes. Home to two major rail lines and access to both the east and west coast.
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Want to know where more about our county take a look. Home to Elvis Presley, the nation's largest rural hospital, two multi billion dollar financial institutions headquarters, over 130 manufacturers and so much more.
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A foreign-trade zone is a designated location in the United States where companies can use special procedures that help encourage U.S. activity and value added - in competition with foreign alternatives - by allowing delayed or reduced duty payments on foreign merchandise, as well as other savings.
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