• The Benefit of Locating in a Galveston County Foreign Trade Zone

    The Benefit of Locating in a Galveston County Foreign Trade Zone

    Foreign Trade Zones allow companies to bring items onto US soil without paying a duty tax, allow them to store these goods free of tariff charges, and to use parts…

    • Examples of Commercial Property Available Across Galveston County

      Examples of Commercial Property Available Across Galveston County

      Galveston County is home to a variety of different communities each with their own unique characteristics. Some examples are below. Bayou VistaBayou Vista's local economy employs roughly 977 people with…

      • Galveston County Sales Tax

        Galveston County Sales Tax

        One hundred twenty-four (124) Texas counties (including three in Greater Houston) impose sales taxes. Galveston County isn't one of them. Galveston County's sales tax rate is 0%. City Sales Tax…

        • Water Service in Galveston County Cities

          Water Service in Galveston County Cities

          Water and sewer service in Galveston County is provided either by cities, or by water districts (municipal utility districts, water control and improvement districts, or special utility districts.) Rates and information…

          • Hitchcock Highlights Newsletter: Summer 2019

            Hitchcock Highlights Newsletter: Summer 2019

            Hitchcock Highlights is the the joint newsletter of the Hitchcock Economic Development Development Corporation and Hitchcock Chamber of Commerce. The summer edition Hitchcock Highlights is out. Read it here.