The GEDC invests in projects that grow the economy and create jobs in Giddings, Texas. We are aggressively pro-business with a proven track record of helping businesses bring projects in on time and under budget. Click the map below to see the projects we have supported and how they have positively impacted our community.
Texas Adds 30,100 Jobs In March, Unemployment Rate Declines To 4.4%
18 Apr 2022
AUSTIN, Texas — In March, Texas set a new employment record for the fifth consecutive month, adding 30,100 nonagricultural jobs, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.
Nonfarm jobs reached 13,207,600 in March 2022 with a total of 731,600 positions created since March 2021. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped in March 2022 to 4.4%, a decrease of 0.3 percentage points over February 2022.
Commissioning a housing study is an economic development best practice that can ultimately lead to growth. Individual communities and regions are commissioning them to determine the total demand, the type of housing that’s needed, and the ideal price point for the market. Once complete, a housing study is the best...
18th Annual Consultants Survey: Access to Major Markets and Skilled Labor Are Clients’ Primary ConcernsApr 4 2022
Only slightly more than a third of those responding to our 36th Annual Corporate Survey say they use outside consultants when site selecting. Therefore, we would expect the results of our 18th Annual Consultants Survey to differ considerably from the results of our Corporate Survey. Let’s see if that holds...
Giddings is an rural community in the heart of Central Texas, the state’s most populated region. Giddings is ideal for logistics companies because it straddles the intersection of State Highways 290 and 77 and is one of those unique places where you can get “almost anywhere from here.” Giddings’...