Elgin is primed for business development
Perfectly situated in one of the fastest-growing regions in the country, Elgin is the ideal place for a broad range of industries to operate successfully. Its strategic location, amplified by a large, talented workforce, a positive business environment and world-class infrastructure, offers numerous advantages for existing and new business ventures. From its history as the Brick Capital of the Southwest and Sausage Capital of Texas to the capabilities matching today’s advanced manufacturing requirements, Elgin is ready to do business.
With the recent momentum fostered by the CHIPS Act, significant manufacturers like Tesla and Samsung have located operations in the region. Just 30 minutes from their manufacturing plants, Elgin is a strategic location for supporting manufacturers.
Elgin’s long history in agriculture has led to its strength in various scientific service segments. Elgin is known for its veterinary facilities. The Southwest Stallion Station has a trusted record of equine breeding and care. The Elgin Breeding Service has set the standard in the country for cattle breeding since 1954. The Elgin Veterinary Hospital is a premier veterinary services center specializing in equine and large animals.
Elgin is a Texas Film Friendly Community. The city’s picturesque historic downtown to the central Texas landscape routinely serve as backdrops for movies, commercials, independent films and more. The city’s expedited permitting approvals - 90 days - make recording in and around Elgin efficient. Please see the City of Elgin website for an application and guide to operating in Elgin.