County Economic Development
500 San Antonio, Suite 312
El Paso, TX 79901

Tel. 915 546-2177
Fax 915 546-2195

Economic Development Department
  • Why El Paso County
  • When compared to other similar areas of the country, El Paso County stands out as an excellent business location. In El Paso County, you will find:

    • a highly educated and trained workforce
    • a vibrant network of biomedical, clean technologies, homeland security and high technology electronics;
    • low cost of living with a high quality life;
    • business friendly taxes (no state corporate income tax)
    • affordable and attractive real estate options;
    • excellent transportation network connecting you to ports of entry and
    • Excellent public schools
  • El Paso County is the largest metro area on the Texas/México border. As a best in-class-location, El Paso offers one of North America’s most efficient business environments while affording a great living experience. The largest city in the county is El Paso and there are many smaller communities that are integrated and contribute to the regional economy with a diversity of cultures and offers various urban and rural sceneries. Smaller communities include: Anthony, Canutillo, Clint, Horizon City, San Elizario, Socorro, and Vinton, Texas.