Austin Straubel Commerce District – Hobart, WI
Brown County, which includes the Village of Hobart adjacent to Green Bay, is the fourth most populous and third fastest-growing county in Wisconsin. The county’s population of 255,000 is expected to grow 25 percent through 2030. The Green Bay MSA currently has a labor force of 173,000 and is only 20 miles from the Appleton MSA, with a labor force of 131,000. Brown County’s industry makeup is 20 percent transportation and 17 percent manufacturing. Notable employers include Schneider Logistics, Georgia Pacific and American Foods Group.