Why Brazoria County

Brazoria County is “Where Texas Began”

The Republic of Texas was founded in Brazoria County in the early 1800s. For the first year of its existence, the capital was actually in West Columbia.

Thriving Business Eco-System

Today Brazoria County is a diverse and thriving county in a large metro area with a business-friendly environment. County leadership strongly encourages and supports local economic growth from new and existing investments.

Living in Brazoria County means you have access to almost every conceivable activity you can think of including shopping, dining, entertainment, recreation, museums, higher education, music and more.

Room To Grow

There is land available for business with excellent infrastructure, major highways, 2 airports, a major industrial port, and of course, a highly skilled and productive workforce. It all adds up to a great place to live and do business.

Teamwork Mindset

A big part of what makes Brazoria County successful is the Economic Development Alliance for Brazoria County. The Alliance is a countywide organization created as a resource and an advocate in developing and diversifying the economic foundation of Brazoria County. Our mission is to support and champion the interests of existing business in Brazoria County, promote and diversify the economic base, and attract high-wage jobs and capital in target industries​.