Welcome to Economic Development in the City of La Porte

Business by the Bay

The City of La Porte offers: 
  • A relaxed, enjoyable quality of life
  • Competitive incentives
  • Fantastic location
  • Strong affiliation with its sister cities in the Houston Bay area
The La Porte by the Bay advertising campaign captures of the best features about the City of La Porte - our location. Situated on Galveston Bay just east of downtown Houston, La Porte offers warm hospitality and small-town charm with serious business potential.

Industrial Districts

Our 2 industrial districts provide a strong employment base of residents who love their hometown and go out of their way to support it. Our friendly neighbors, cool summer breezes, and proximity to the natural beautify of the Bay make La Porte a superb choice for businesses considering a new location or an expansion in the Houston Bay Area.

Contact Us

  1. Jason Weeks

    Assistant City Manager


    Economic Development Corporation

    604 W Fairmont Parkway
    La Porte, TX 77571

    Phone: 281-470-5016
    Fax: 281-842-1259

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