Economic Development


   The City of Harker Heights is a dynamic, actively growing community located in the fifth fastest growing Metropolitan Statistical Area in the State of Texas (source: POLICOM Crop Study).  Harker Heights has experienced historic residential and commercial growth over the past few years. Recent business additions include: Walmart Neighborhood Market, Sam’s Club, Rooms to Go, Twin Peaks, Seton Medical Center Harker Heights, Medical Pavilion, Harker Heights Dialysis and Vascular Care Center, Burgist Clinic, Harker Heights Retail Center, Shops at 560, Freddie’s, Badtram Bulbs, R S C, Luigi’s, Anderson Daycare Center, All Star Children’s Dental, Mattress Firm, Medifast, The Vitamin Shoppe, The Endodontic Clinic, Central Texas Orthodontics, Ross Dress for Less, Today’s Car Wash, Sweetooth, Illuminate Gym, Knights Knook, Lily’s Cakes, King Daughters (Women’s Medical Clinic), Bite the Bagel, Batteries Plus, Five Below, Bobby Lupo’s Pizza, and High PSI Performance to name a few.  Local demographics and spending patterns clearly show that Harker Heights is the place to be!

Given the overwhelming vote of approval from the above businesses, why is your business not operating in Harker Heights? No matter what your trade—residential building, service industry, high tech, or retail– Harker Heights provides fertile ground for your business.  Imagine your business being in the middle of a trade area (30 minute drive time) in excess of 312,000 people with an average income level of over $53,000.

If you are interested in learning more about Harker Heights, please give us a call at (254) 953-5600. We look forward to helping you soon!


Economic Development Video

The City of Harker Heights is a dynamic, actively growing community located in the fifth fastest growing Metropolitan Statistical Area in the State of Texas. Click the following to watch the video on why your business should be located in the City of Harker Heights: Economic Development Video



Latest Happenings

Commercial Development

Date    Company / Contractor    Address
2/18/2014    Walmart Neighborhood Market    960 E FM 2410
2/21/2014    Endodontic Clinic    410 E CTE
2/26/2014    Shops at 560    560 E CTE

To date (February 28, 2014) the City has issued a total of three (3) commercial permits
totaling $7,481,325.00 in commercial permit values for 2014
 

Residential Development

Twenty-five (25) permits for residential construction were issued in February 2014.

 To date (February 28, 2013) the City has issued a total of Sixty-three (63) residential permits in 2014