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.

New Parking Lot Complements Downtown Revitalization

  Members of JEDCO’s board of directors, The Jasper – Lake Sam Rayburn Chamber of Commerce and interested citizens celebrated the completion of a new parking lot in downtown Jasper. The lot, designed by McKinley-Golden Architects and built by Leland-Bradlee...

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JEDCO Intros GIS Mapping with New Website

JEDCO launched a new and improved website this week at featuring a GIS mapping element useful to both site selectors and area commercial real estate brokers. The site was created by Sal Baldovinos and Ariel Digital Marketing.  The GIS mapping segment...

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Progress – Revitalizing Downtown Jasper

Patience truly is a virtue, one that is showing signs of paying off regarding the planned revitalization of Jasper’s downtown. Real change can be seen on the on Phase One which entails a beautiful makeover of South Main Street from US 190 north to Water Street that...

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Why Jasper?

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