The Lockhart Economic Development Corporation is ready and willing to assist businesses who are interested in locating or expanding in the Lockhart. The city’s experienced and professional staff is able to help businesses navigate the economic development process. We can work with your business and include both financial and non-financial assistance depending upon the needs of the business. The EDC works collaboratively with other departments in the City of Lockhart, with many economic development organizations, business organizations, and financial institutions.
Check out the Small Business Resource Guide for direct links to small business assistance programs and entities.
Small business creates the most jobs in America. The City of Lockhart Development Department is committed to helping new and existing retail businesses locate, relocate or expand in Lockhart through several available methods:
Infrastructure Development Location/Relocation Assistance
Working relationships with the Lockhart Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) and the Lockhart Industrial Foundation (LIF)
Working relationships with commercial real estate agents.
Abundant and Available Land
Statistics on Lockhart and Caldwell County
Up to Date Leakage Reports
Marketing/promotion of Lockhart, Texas
With a burgeoning and bustling Central Business District, the City of Lockhart offers a large array of independent shops and retailers. Lockhart is quite unique when it comes to specialty retail, having a vast amount of antique stores, several businesses dedicated to western apparel, women's clothing stores, food creation, and much more. The Economic Development Department will also assist in helping you relocate your business to our exciting Business District by providing assistance with:
Revolving Loan Program
State and Federal Programs
State and Federal Grants
Business Plan Creation and Evaluation