Fort Bend County :: Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council

Why Fort Bend?

  • No.1 Fastest Growing County of the Ten Largest Counties in Texas
  • Current Population of 606,953.
  • Consistently Ranked in the Top 3% of the Nation's Counties in 5 Key Demographic Measures.
  • Regional Leadership in Secondary Education; Exceptionally Educated and Skilled Resident Workforce.
  • A Leading Example of Successful Diversity in the Community and in the Workplace.

There is a consistent and dominant element woven throughout everything in Fort Bend County. It is the 20+ year on-going deliberate investment and strategy into Quality and Excellence. Fort Bend delivers on the promise of being a "Best Place to Live and Work."

                                 *RECENT UPDATES*

Williams Way Ribbon Cutting

Fort Bend County Realtors 2015 Presentation – by Jeff Wiley

Meritage Homes to build 335 homes in Imperial Sugar Land

Sugar Land, Texas - Home Sweet Home

Rosenberg Authorizes Continued Negotiations with Paragon Outlets for Shopping Destination Development

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Counties Presentation - Presented by Jeff Wiley July 17, 2014

Mattress Mack Plans "Over the top" Fort Bend Store and Moving Company

Deal of the Week

More Homes Coming to Fort Bend

Sugar Land's Next Big Reveal is it's own Convention Center

Another portion of the Grand Parkway opens

University of Houston plans big changes at Sugar Land campus

Westpark Expansion to Proceed with Metro Land Sale

FBC Update to Fort Bend Realtors - Jeff Wiley February 20, 2014

Vista Equities to build out final phase of LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch in Katy, Texas

K.C. Conway, Colliers International Presentation February 5, 2014

Fort Bend County's economy remains strong

Fulshear Growing Pains Hit Ballot

FBC Economic Update - Presentation by K.C. Conway, Colliers - May 16, 2013

New Study Declares Fort Bend County Most Diverse in the Nation

Houston Leads Nation in Job Creation

Fort Bend County Ranks 6th in the USA for Percentage Employment Growth between Sept 2011 and Sept 2012

CNC Manufacturing Acquires Land in Missouri City Business Park

City of Fulshear Update - Presented by Mayor Tommy Kuykendall

Fort Bend Association of Realtors Presentation on Feb. 21, 2013


Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council • One Fluor Daniel Drive, Sugar Land, TX 77478
Phone: (281) 242-0000 • (866) 500-5668 • Fax: (281) 371-6737