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Food Processing

Corsicana is a business-friendly community located just 50 miles southeast of downtown Dallas on I-45, which connects the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex with the Greater Houston metro area.

Corsicana's robust transportation infrastructure, combined with its proximity to a number of major consumer and industrial markets (Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio), makes it a perfect location for food and beverage production facilities.

Collin Street Bakery, Navarro Pecan Company and Russell Stover Candies maintain major production facilities in Corsicana. In addition, Pactiv operates a major food services packaging manufacturing facility in Corsicana.

  • Food ProcessingAbundant Water — City of Corsicana provides water treatment services to its residential, commercial and industrial customers. The water treatment facilities meet or exceed all state and federal water quality standards and provides guaranteed volume and pressure. The City of Corsicana also furnishes water to 21 various Navarro County water supply corporations.
  • Proximity to Major Consumer Markets — Corsicana is located on the outskirts of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex and is 175 miles from the Houston metro area. In addition, Corsicana is 150 miles from the Austin metro and 250 miles from the San Antonio metro.
  • Robust Transportation Network — Corsicana is located just 50 miles southeast of downtown Dallas on I-45, which connects the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex with the Greater Houston metro area. Only an hour from DFW International Airport, Corsicana also is served by both Union Pacific (UP) and Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) railroads and is only 210 miles, by interstate highway, from the Port of Houston.
  • Reliable Energy — Texas offers an abundance of natural gas and electricity at highly competitive rates.
  • Inexpensive Labor Costs — Being on the outskirts of the Metroplex, Corsicana's cost of living is lower than in the major cities of Texas. As a result, your employees can afford the same standard of living (relative to your current operating location) at a much lower wage and salary costs to your business.
  • Inexpensive Land — as a rural county, Navarro County offers an abundance of land at reasonable prices.
  • Favorable Tax & Regulatory Environment — Corsicana is in the Heart of Texas, with its low taxes and business-friendly regulatory environment.

Download Navarro County Demographic & Labor Report
Read the Article: Corsicana Is an Ideal Location for Food Processing Plants"

For more information about opportunities in Corsicana, contact:

Bill King | Economic Development Director
City of Corsicana & Navarro County
(903) 654-4806 |