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Eden, Texas :: City Profile
Population: 2,766 (2010 Census)
Founded in 1882, Eden is located at the intersection of US Hwy 87 & 83  - the Gateway to West Texas from the east and the TExas Hill Country from the west.  Eden is a scenic transition of West Texas ranching, fragrant wildflowers, breath-taking sunsets and some of the best hunting to be found in Texas.  Fishing and boathing are within 30 miles and Concho Springs Golf Course, one of Texas’ most well maintained 9-hole golf courses is located just south of the City Square.  Historic City Square boasts a unique shopping experience and includes a state-of-the-art library and a museum highlighting the rich history of Eden and the Concho County.  Friendly, hospitable residents and nature's beauty awaits you in Eden, Texas!   Come for a visit - stay for a lifetime!

City of Eden
P.O. Box 915
Eden TX 76837
325-869-2211
econdev@edentexas.com



Development Opportunities

  • Eden Industrial Park - 45 acre industrial park, owned and managed by the City of Eden, located in Northeast Eden. Infratructure includes water, sewer, electrical and paved streets.
  • Eden Economic Development Corp./4B
  • City of Eden - tax abatements

Area Manufacturers


Designated Economic Contact

  • Laura Bowden, Economic Development Coordinator
    City of Eden
    P.O. Box 915
    120 Paint Rock Road
    Eden, TX  76837
    325-869-2211
    Fax 325-869-5075 
    Email: mailto:kkeane@wcc.net

Taxes per $100 Valuation

  • City: $0.607289
  • Hospital: $0.279359
  • County: $0.615171
  • School:  $1.04
  • Lateral Road: $0.117650
  • Hickory Well Field:  $0.035 

     Total Property Rate:  $2.694469 per $100 or $1,617 on a $60,000 Home

     Sales Tax Rate: $.0825


Media 

  • Weekly Newspaper - The Eden Echo
  • AM & FM Radio Stations - Brady and San Angelo
  • TV Stations - San Angelo and Abilene

Healthcare

  • Concho County Hospital (Eden) - Level 4 Trama Designation with AirMed available
  • Frontera Healthcare Network (Eden) - local clinic with on-site physician
  • Concho County Health & Rehab (Eden) - including Altzheimer's Unit
  • San Angelo Community Hospital (San Angelo)
  • Shannon Hospital (San Angelo)
  • Ballinger Memorial Hospital (Ballinger)
  • Heart of Texas Memorial Hospital (Brady)
  • EMS & Volunteer Fire Department (Eden)

Lodging Facilities

  • Peach Tree Guest Haus- FMI Click Here
  • Slumber Inn and numerous Bed and Breakfasts in the area - FMI  Click Here
  • Ranchero RV and Harden Creek RV - North and South respectively on Hwy 83

Number of Restaurants:  6 - FMI Click Here


Travel Distance to Surrounding Metropolitan Cities:

  • Abilene: 93 mi. and access to Regional Airport
  • Dallas/Fort Worth: 273 mi. and access to International Airport
  • Midland/Odessa: 156 mi. and access to International Airport
  • San Angelo: 45 mi. and access to Regional Airport
  • San Antonio: 167 mi. and access to International Airport

Education

  • Total Enrollment:  250
    High School Enrollment:  119
    H.S. Graduates that go on to college:  50 %
  • Colleges/tech training schools within 60 miles:  Angelo State University (San Angelo); Howard College (San Angelo); American Commercial College (San Angelo); Texas Tech University at Junction (Junction)

Eden Industrial Park

  • Full utilities and infrastructure
  • Potential tax abatement
  • Potential 4B incentives
  • FMI contact Laura Bowden, Economic Development Coordinator @ 325-869-2211

Workforce

  • Radius Drawn From:  50
  • Unemployment Rate:  8.3 in July 2012

Utilities Information

  • Electric Provider: http://www.powertochose.org/
  • Water/Sewer/Trash Service Source: City of Eden/ PH 325-869-2211
  • Natural Gas Provider: West Texas Gas Company/ PH 1-800-491-0646
  • Telephone/Internet Provider: Verizon/ PH 1-800-837-4966 

Available Land


This page is updated often - Please visit again soon!
For More Information, please contact 
Laura Bowden, Economic Development Coordinator @ econdev@edentexas.com or (325) 656-5168.
THANK YOU!

 
 
 
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