Welcome to Auburn-Opelika, one of the fastest-growing metro areas in the state of Alabama and home to approximately 65,000+ residents.
Whether you are drawn to the Auburn – Opelika area because of a new career or business relocation, a connection to Auburn University, or simply because of the wonderful quality of life in East Alabama, there's no denying that the Auburn – Opelika area is a great place to call home.
In addition to Blue Ribbon public schools and sustained industry growth, this area’s received national recognition, including “Best Small City to Live In,” “Top Place to Retire,” “Most Educated City,” and “Top 20 College Towns to Start a Career.”
With easy access to Interstate 85 and Highway 280, Auburn-Opelika is centrally located to Birmingham, Montgomery, and Atlanta and is just a short commute to large area employers, including automakers Hyundai and Kia and nearby military base - Fort Stewart in Columbus, GA. In addition, the Auburn-Opelika area offers world-class healthcare, exciting parks, bike paths, nationally recognized dining, and challenging golf courses. Consider the exceptional quality of a thoughtfully designed and well-built home from Dan Ryan Builders, and you’ll see why more and more people choose to call Auburn – Opelika home.