Business & Economic Development

Please click on the link to see the map of the businesses that are included in the Ruston Economic Development District #1. 

 Economic Development: Economic Development District No. 1


The primary focus of the City of Ruston’s Department of Economic Development is creating quality jobs and investment in Ruston and Lincoln Parish.  Staff is available to assist companies with expansion and relocation needs including economic and demographic data, available buildings and sites, labor force analysis, business listings, financing, business incentives and more.  Please review the Fact Sheet to learn more about the Ruston/Lincoln Parish community.

Local Economic Development services include the following:

Research and Data Collection

Funding Assistance

Legislative Support

 Ruston Industrial Park


For assistance please contact Laurel Nerren at (318) 251-8693 or

Video Tour of Ruston


P.O. Box 2069 - Ruston, LA 71273 (318) 251-8621
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