Business and industries considering locating or expanding in Albemarle have the advantage of available infrastructure to meet almost any conceivable need. Among the services available inside the City are rail, natural gas, telephone, cable television, and high speed internet access. The City is served by several major state highways, and the nearby Albemarle Stanly County airport is capable of serving all types of corporate and freight aircraft. The City of Albemarle provides electric distribution, water, sewer, and solid waste disposal services. These services are competitively priced and can be tailored to the needs of a particular business.