Troy is located approximately 40 miles South of Montgomery, on U.S. 231,
and is two hours from the Florida beaches; three hours from Atlanta; and
three hours from Mobile
Pike County: 29,605
Troy: 13, 935
Troy residents experience typical Southern seasons with long, hot summers
and mild winters.
Troy State University, HB&G (column and architectural detailing manufacturer);
K&W Plastics; K&W Recycling, Sanders Lead and Wiley Sanders Truckiing;
Lockheed Martin Pike County Operations; Sikorsky Support Services.
Manufacturing, trucking and farmer, along with education: Troy State University
Troy City Schools, Pike County Schools; Pike Liberal Arts Academy; New
Covenant Christian Academy.
University, a vast educational complex enriching the lives of more than
16,000 students worldwide.Troy campus enrollment is approximately 5,000
students, and TSU a Division 1A school, with year-round sports activities.
Jean Lake Arts Festival, Peanut Butter Festival (Brundidge); Troy Arts
Council, active in bringing cultural events from concerts to plays to
art shows; Nall is artist-in-residence at Troy State University; Pike
County Fair, Farm City Week/Banquet.
Troy Parks and Recreation provides year-round activities, from karate
to softball and baseball to basketball. A state-of-the-art sportsplex
is home to youth ball fields and the city plans expansion of its recretational
facilities. Hunting, outdoors activities. Rodeo. Pike County Lake (45 acres
of lake, 410 acres of woodland).
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