San Antonio-New Braunfels Area

Business Climate

  • Major Business Clusters: Aerospace & Aviation, Financial Services, Food Products, Health Research, Information Technology, Insurance, Military, Tourism

  • Major Employers: Bill Miller Bar-B-Q, Clear Channel Communications, Continental Automotive, Cullen/Frost Bankers, GE Oil and Gas, H.E.B Stores, Hunter Industries, IBEX Global, Rackspace, Southwest Research Institute, Standard Aero, Sysco, Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Tyson Foods, USAA, Valero Energy

Metro Area/Talent

  • Region Population: 2,530,406

  • Workforce Population: 1,150,500

  • Higher Education: Alamo Community College District, Texas A&M University - San Antonio, The University of Texas at San Antonio, University of the Incarnate Word

  • Health-Related Education: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio


  • Interstate Highways: I-10, I-35, I-37

  • Airports: San Antonio International, Port San Antonio

  • Railroad Carriers: Union Pacific Railroad, San Antonio Central Railway (SAC)

  • Foreign Trade Zones: One - No. 80 San Antonio

Counties and Quick Links

Bexar County: San Antonio

Comal County: New Braunfels

Guadalupe County: Schertz

Other Counties: Atascosa County, Bandera County, Kendall County, Medina County, Wilson County

Sources: Metropolitan Areas, Office of the Governor Economic Development & Tourism, Texas Health and Human Services, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Texas Workforce Commission