Top 5 Reasons to Pick Kingsville

Kingsville Economic Development Council


Strategically located on the I-69 corridor, Kingsville offers a versatile location for businesses.  With easy rail access, Kingsville can accommodate growth for the nearby Port of Corpus Christi and Corpus Christi International Airport.

Quality of life:

Kingsville is the definition of small town south Texas charm.  Home to the historic King Ranch, Kingsville is the destination of choice for many winter Texans and retired military members.

Kingsville embraces our unique history with events like the Wings Over South Texas Air Show, Javelina football games, the Ranch Hand Breakfast and La Posada parade.


In addition to Kingsville ISD, the area hosts 4 open enrollment public school districts.  This variety offers families options to find the right place for their children to grow and learn.

Coastal Bend College is a fully accredited community college that offers programs varying from dual enrollment to nursing.

Texas A&M University Kingsville is the fastest growing 4 year university with a doctoral program in the country.  With nearly 10,000 students, TAMUK is home to a world class engineering program, pharmacy school and Division II athletic programs.

Pro-Business Climate:

Texas is the #1 state in the nation for economic growth and Kingsville wants to do its part to help retain that title.

The EDC works very closely with the city and county to maintain a pro-business environment.

Stable Economy:

Kingsville’s stable economy is due to major employers like Naval Air Station Kingsville and Texas A&M University Kingsville.  In addition to those, Kingsville is home to a Homeland Security station, Christus Spohn Hospital Kleberg and Celanese, Inc.