• Galveston County’s Logical Location

    Galveston County’s Logical Location

    We're in the place you want to be: Galveston County is a great place for logistics. Galveston County is located in Greater Houston, Texas: the center of North America, and…

    • Galveston County’s Northern Border From the Air

      Galveston County’s Northern Border From the Air

      It should be obvious that Galveston County's southern border is on the water. After all, Galveston Island is barrier island off the Texas Gulf Coast, about 50 miles southeast of Houston. But what you…

      • 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…

        • Summer 2019 Buildings & Sites

          Summer 2019 Buildings & Sites

          The Galveston County Buildings & Sites handout has been updated. Download it here. As always, the live list is here.

          • 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…

            • Non-Stop Flights to Galveston County

              Non-Stop Flights to Galveston County

              Fly in and out of the world's 9th best medium-sized airport[1] directly (almost) to Galveston County. Houston's William P. Hobby International Airport (HOU) is located just 15 miles north of…

              • Governor’s Gulf Coast Small Business Workshop

                Governor’s Gulf Coast Small Business Workshop

                Join us at the Governor’s Gulf Coast Small Business Workshop in League City, Thursday, August 1st, 2019 from 8AM - Noon. Register Now The Governor’s Small Business Workshops provide rural…

                • Houston Area Cities Ranked

                  Houston Area Cities Ranked

                  3/10 largest cities in Houston are in Galveston County The US Census Bureau has just released their American Community Survey (ACS) annual population estimate for cities and towns. According to their estimations,…

                  • Galveston County Ahead of National Average in Employment Growth

                    Galveston County Ahead of National Average in Employment Growth

                    Galveston County continues to be great place to do business - with higher employment-growth and lower-wage growth than the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported yesterday that employment…

                    • Galveston County PACE Program

                      Galveston County PACE Program

                      PACE, Property Assessed Clean Energy, is an innovative financing program that enables commercial, industrial, large multi-family, and agricultural property owners to obtain low-cost, long-term financing for water conservation, energy- efficiency, and…