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Houston Industries

Known as America’s Most Diverse City, Space City, Bayou City, and the Energy Capital of the World, Houston is a vibrant, global metropolis with one of the youngest, fastest growing, and most diverse populations in the world. Home to a talented workforce, unique quality of life and cultural identity, and a number of established and emerging industries, the 12-county Greater Houston region offers tremendous opportunities for companies and individuals to thrive.

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in Houston

From energy and life sciences to manufacturing and aerospace, the Houston region offers a dynamic infrastructure to support these thriving, core industries.

Digital Technology & Innovation

Transportation & Logistics


Explore the Region

The 12-county Greater Houston area is one of the largest and most diverse business regions in the nation. Houston's strategic, central location coupled with the infrastructure of four of the country's largest ports, two international airports and major highway and rail service make this a dynamic hub for a large cross-section of industries.

Taxes and Incentives

Houston offers a highly competitive business environment at a favorable cost. State and local incentives as well as a favorable tax structure make this region an attractive place to do business for companies of all sizes.

Talent & Workforce

Houston offers a highly educated, growing workforce skilled in both traditional and emerging industries. With a labor force more than 3 million workers strong, the Houston area offers a wide variety of talent at all skill levels and has developed a strong bridge between the talent needs of various industries and educational programs.

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