Small-town feel with urban amenities

20,460 Residents in Johnston

Opportunities for Retail, Dining, Lodging and Housing

31,900 Vehicles Per Day on Merle Hay Road

Town Center Project In Progress

Bringing Johnston Residents More Retail, Restaurants and Civic Space

– Virtual Tour –

Thrive in Johnston

Take an aerial tour of Johnston’s most sought-after sites, recent development projects, and newest residences. From growth in resident numbers to new annexed land, there are so many new and exciting opportunities to get involved in for small and large businesses alike.

Want more information?

Look through JEDCO’s 2019 Economic Development Guide for information about the different geographic areas of Johnston and the various projects and opportunities available to get involved in. Plus, hear what experts in the development community recommend for a smooth process.

– Recent Developments –

Johnston Town Center Update

The Johnston Planning & Zoning Commission considered and approved the site plan, preliminary plat, and final plat for the Johnston Town Center development at their meeting on September 30, 2019.UPDATE - October 8, 2019 - The Johnston City Council also...

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Thrive 2040 Comprehensive Plan Update

The update of the Comprehensive Plan for the City of Johnston was the subject of a special meeting of the Johnston City Council and Planning & Zoning Commission on Monday, September 30, 2019. The Council and Commission received an interim report  from...

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Community Amenities Matter

Any community’s business climate is affected by amenities that are liked and frequently used by residents and the employees who work there. It’s an intangible that has an impact on morale, attitude, and personal health. Johnston recently opened a new water trail...

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