Natural Economic Opportunities

As the economic development organization for the City of Jasper, JEDCO focuses on business attraction, retention, and expansion to support the people, communities, and companies that make up our economic landscape.

Something For Everyone

Jasper is alive with a sense of place, a sense of history and a deep sense of purpose. Award-winning schools and plenty of recreation destinations for your family.

Best State for Business

Jasper has a combination of elements desirable to your business including local incentives, a friendly business climate, and an able government ready to serve you.

Make Jasper your home for business.

Jasper continues to surprise. Companies and site selectors choose Jasper for convincing business reasons—low costs, low taxes, readily available workforce, great transportation and much more.

Clear business advantages plus a unique outdoor lifestyle like yours choose Jasper for our
Natural Economic Opportunities!

Costs & Incentives

From incentives to navigating the permitting process, JEDCO works with and for you.

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Property Search

Find the right location for your business using the latest data and statistics for the Jasper area.

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Quality of Life

Relocating? Learn about what makes Jasper the Jewel of East Texas. Make Jasper your home.

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Local government making a
better business environment.

As a regional commercial center in southeast Texas, an hour north of Beaumont, an hour and a half from Ft. Polk and two hours northeast of Houston, Jasper is blessed with an able local government focused on the greater good of the entire Jasper community.

Your partner for growing your business in Jasper.

JEDCO and local government leaders understand the economic realities of site selection and business and are ready to provide assistance in:

Is the Business Climate in Jasper right for you?

Could Jasper Be The Right Location For Your Company And Family?

Find out why smart companies and site selectors are saying, “I Choose Jasper.”

A growing community.

Jasper citizens tend to be both forward-looking and rooted in traditional American values of honesty, respect, and hard work. Church life is active. Youth programs, from athletics to the arts, are strong. Jasper is looked at as a great place to raise a family.

  • Sense of Place
  • Sense of History
  • Sense of Purpose

Jasper is alive with a sense of place, a sense of history and a deep sense of purpose. 

Recent News

We love Jasper, but more importantly, we love talking about the people and businesses that make it special. Take a look at our recent articles, news, and announcements to keep up-to-date on economic development in Jasper County.

Support Jasper ISD

Support Jasper ISD

Jasper ISD is teaming up with Everything U, The Jasper Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and JEDCO to Paint the Town Crimson!! We are calling on all businesses to fly the Texas J flag outside their store front to support the Dogs! Individuals are also encourages to order...

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Interesting Video from WSJ on Rural Broadband

Interesting Video from WSJ on Rural Broadband

When it comes to rural broadband status there's not much difference between West Virginia and Deep East Texas: As many schools around the country start the year virtually, residents in rural communities like those in West Virginia are asking why they don’t have...

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Jasper County & Broadband Mapping

Jasper County & Broadband Mapping

Austin, TX (July 22, 2020) – The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for Texans, but it has also opened the dialogue for a historic expansion of broadband service across the state. This crisis has made the need for statewide adoption more critical...

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Why Jasper?

Clear business advantages plus a unique outdoors lifestyle like yours choose Jasper for our Natural Economic Opportunities!