Wilcox County is located in the south-central part of the state, in the Black Belt Region. It encompasses 883 square miles and is best known for its numerous outdoor opportunities. The rural landscape is a hunter’s paradise where you can hunt deer, turkey, Dove, or quail, raccoon, or hogs. In addition to recreational activities, Wilcox County has job opportunities and resources for employment. Manufacturing, educational, healthcare and social assistance are the leading industries for employment in Washington County, according to Alabama Department of Labor. Job seekers interested in employment opportunities are encouraged to visit the Alabama Joblink website and your nearest Career Center.