• Coronavirus Pivots Galveston County Businesses

    Coronavirus Pivots Galveston County Businesses

    This week, The Texas Tail Distillery began producing hand sanitizer from the ethyl alcohol it would normally use to make vodka, said Nick Droege, the president of the distillery. The…

    • BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

      BAHEP Business Development Update – 1/20

      Four times a year, the Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership produces The Business Development Update newsletter that reports on Commercial / Office / Industrial Development; Retail / Hospitality Development; Residential Development; and Infrastructure News and…

      • Galveston County Bests State Life Expectancy

        Galveston County Bests State Life Expectancy

        At nearly 81 years, Galveston County's life expectancy is among the highest in Houston. Earlier this month, the Episcopal Health Foundation released its newest life expectancy findings based on your…

        • 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…