Ranked as the #1 city for economic growth potential by Business Facilities and #3 among America’s Secretly Cool Cities by the Huffington Post, San Antonio continues to be a shining star in Texas. Located in south-central Texas, San Antonio is the 7th largest city in the United States and has a population of over 2 million. The 15 colleges and universities in the area educate 160,000 students, providing a steady supply of skilled talent to the City’s workforce of 1.2 million.
From the 350 small companies getting their start at the local tech incubator (Geekdom) to larger operations like Maruchan and Toyota, businesses of all sizes thrive here. San Antonio provides a business friendly environment to a broad range of industries including aerospace (Boeing, Lockheed Martin), healthcare (Humana, United Healthcare), bioscience (BD- Becton, Dickinson and Company, Medtronic), information technology (Rackspace), cybersecurity (root9B, Digital Defense), new energy (Mission Solar Energy, KACO New Energy), and advanced manufacturing (Cytocentrics, Indo-MIM).
Businesses are attracted to San Antonio’s low-cost of doing business, skilled workforce, central North American location with close proximity to Mexico, and high quality of life. In San Antonio, you’ll find a business community and a local government that provides business environment that values growth and an eagerness to assist new international businesses succeed here.
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