Why Giddings? Why Texas?

Why Texas?

Texas offers companies of all sizes and across all industries one of the best business climates in the nation,with a fair, transparent tax and regulatory structure designed for businesses to succeed. With no corporate or personal income tax at the state level, companies operating in Texas enjoy one of the lowest overall tax burdens in the country. Not to mention, Texas is home to one of the largest, most competitive deal-closing funds in the nation, the Texas Enterprise Fund.  .To learn more, go to Texas Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Tourism

Are you one of the following and interested in doing business in Texas?

  • Domestic Large Business Owner / Representative (25+ employees)
  • Foreign Business Owner / Representative (based outside US)
  • Small Business Owner / Representative
  • Domestic Site Selector
  • Foreign Site Selector (based outside US)
  • Investor.

The Giddings Economic Development Corporation is dedicated to providing the support and assistance necessary to help you reach your business goals.  Whether your goals include the launch of a new business, expansion of current operations, or expansion into new lines of business, the GEDC can provide or coordinate

  • WorkKeys™
  • Giddings 290 Business Park (5 – 100 acre tracts for sale)
  • Financial incentives
  • Building Improvement Program
  • Supply chain coordination and collaborative incentives
  • Lee County Legislative Day at the State Capital in Austin
  • Assistance with development and permits,
  • Zoning, codes and ordinances (variances)
  • Available Sites and Buildings: Commercial, Industrial and Retail
  • Maps and Traffic Counts
  • Community Profile Demographics including workforce,transportation, education data, wage data and more
  • Utility Information
  • Coordination between service providers
  • Grant writing and implementation
  • Business Start-Up advising

For more information about our business assistance 
contact the GEDC at 979.542.2067 or cell 979-777-7228

To learn more about the support offered by our partners, check out:

State of Texas

   **Giddings is an Opportunity Zone Community**