Economic Development & Initiatives

Elgin EDC's highest priority is recruiting quality retail, manufacturing, and warehouse distribution businesses to our community

From large tracts of land to pad sites - every real estate need can be met. Elgin is in Bastrop County one of the fastest growing counties in Texas (a portion of Elgin is in Travis County)

Located 19 miles east of Austin & 9 miles east of SH 130 on Hwy 290, Elgin is:
30 minutes from the center of downtown Austin
30 minutes from Austin Bergstrom Internt'l Airport
2 hours from Houston
1.5 hours from San Antonio

Elgin takes the INITIATIVE to provide the tools needed for economic success both now and in the future. You can find links to these items by selecting the titles below

You may request hard copies of these items where available by contacting the Elgin EDC

The Elgin EDC, the City of Elgin and the Elgin Chamber of Commerce work together to ensure successful business expansion or relocation with:

Cash Incentives
Discounted Property
Property Tax Assistance
Small Business Assistance

In addition to the City and Elgin Chamber the EEDC has local and regional partners that enhance our economic development through planning, marketing, tourism and shared resources. Find out more about these Partnerships at the link on the left.

Elgin means business! We look forward to working with you to locate your business in our community or to facilitate the growth and expansion of your existing business. As you can see there are a number of ways in which the Elgin's EDC can assist you. Contact us for more information.

Elgin is a progressive community looking for innovative business partners.