Hoover has emerged as a major cluster for information technology companies in Alabama. Four out of the top five software development companies in the Birmingham-Hoover Region call the city home. The 35242 Zip Code of Hoover along the Highway 280 Corridor is the top zip code for tech workers to live in the region. A cutting edge high school cyber academy at RC3 is providing a pipeline for future workers and Jefferson State Community College has a reinvigorated I.T. fast track program. Hoover offers tech companies and workers a dynamic, affordable, and collaborative community to call home.
Hoover’s Advantages for Information Technology Companies
A growing and qualified labor force including the highest concentration in the region of tech workers in the 25242 Zip Code.
An emerging cluster of tech companies large and small to collaborate with including McLeod Software- the region’s largest software development company with over 500 employees.
Strong community of tech-related corporate operations including Region’s Bank Operations Center, A&T of Alabama, BlueCross BlueShield, FIS, SS&C Health, and CGI - all with large IT departments.