Corsicana Supplies Employers With a Skilled Workforce
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 and Navarro County are blessed with a relatively large and robust manufacturing workforce, coupled with a strong work ethic. In addition to drawing workers from the local community, local employers are able to draw a significant portion of our workforce from the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metro area, giving them a wide variety of workers to choose from in terms of quantity, quality and variety of skill sets.
To supplement the existing labor pool, Navarro College, one of 52 community colleges in the state of Texas, is located in Corsicana and offers a wide variety of career and technical education programs, as well as a number of specialized workforce training programs tailored to meet the needs of local employers.
Among these career and technical programs are:
The cost of living is dramatically lower in Texas, and even more reasonable in Corsicana, which means that your workers can enjoy the same, or better, quality of life in Corsicana for less than you're paying them at your current location. There is plenty of available land, with prices substantially lower than in most of Texas and the rest of the United States.
Texas, with its vibrant economy, boasts low taxes without the onerous regulations typically found in other states. Texas does not levy either corporate or individual income taxes.
A conditional land grant/loan may be available from the City of Corsicana and Navarro County to industrial expansion projects for capital investments with a minimum taxable value of $10 million and the creation of at least 50 new, full-time jobs. The land is in one of the two industrial parks jointly owned and operated by the city and the county.
Finally, Corsicana offers a Small town quality of life on the outskirts of the 4th largest metro area in the U.S. Corsicana is close enough to the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex to take advantage of its extensive resources, while being just far enough away to also enjoy lower business operating and living costs. Corsicana is a community where you can grow a business, pursue a meaningful career, and raise a family … all at the same time. Escape the high costs of living and operating a business in the big city, and experience — in Corsicana — how life and work intersect.
If your business is looking at opening a new production facility, Corsicana offers just about everything a growing business would want or need. For more information, visit their economic development website at www.CorsicanaEconDev.com.