Business Climate

Frisco, Texas is located in Denton and Collin Counties, approximately 25 minutes north of Dallas and the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. Frisco is known for business with new corporations calling Frisco home each day.

One of the fastest growing communities in Texas, Frisco’s population grew 247 percent between 2000 and 2009. Currently the U.S. Census Bureau shows Frisco is the 12th fastest growing city in America from July 2011 - July 2012.  Supported by strong infrastructure, exceptional leadership and quality commercial developments, Frisco has been recognized by Money Magazine as one of the top 100 places to live in the United States. This infrastructure supports an exceptional community and an extraordinary quality of life. Offering a strong economy through diversification, corporate vitality and quality of life, Frisco is proud to be known as a city with progress in motion. 

FEDC Recruitment, Retention & Expansion Projects

Year # of Projects Potential Sq Ft Potential Capital Investment Potential Jobs Created/Retained
2012 27 1,973,620 $1,013,151,000 3,500
2011 27 839,761 $ 152,655,500 2,030
2010 33 1,442,014 $ 264,991,000 3,465
2009 20 938,375 $ 179,171,000 1,272
2008 10 365,200 $ 39,963,000 533
2007 28 11,186,450 $1,375,949,315 2,486
Total 145 16,745,420 $3,025,880,815 13,286

 

The City of Frisco continues to experience incredible growth and success. As always, the Frisco Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) Board and staff remain dedicated to bring new business and opportunity to Frisco. At the cornerstone of our efforts are our partnerships. This single commitment to work with our partners and to share in their (and our) success is critical in today’s challenging marketplace.

  • The City of Frisco's mayor, city council and staff work together to promote quality growth and development in the city.
     
  • Frisco Chamber of Commerce The Frisco Chamber of Commerce unites and engages the business community and provide dynamic business and civic leadership for their members.
     
  • The North Texas Enterprise Center for Medical Technology (NTEC) is a 501(c)(3) Not-for- Profit corporation that assists entrepreneurs with starting and growing new medical technology ventures. The Center provides a broad base of support to entrepreneurs both internally and through its extensive resource network.
     
  • Frisco Convention and Visitors Bureau. The CVB promotes tourism and visitors to Frisco. The CVB is aims to be keep Frisco a premier tourism and meetings destination. Frisco brings its own unique blend of accommodations, attractions, dining, shopping, sporting and recreational opportunities that few other cities of its size can match. As one of the fastest growing cities in the nation for more than a decade, Frisco is truly Texas’ Rising Star.
     
  • TexasOne Program. The FEDC is proud to be a member of the Governor's TexasOne Program. TexasOne is the major source of economic development marketing funds for the State of Texas.
     
  • Dallas Regional Chamber. The FEDC works with our regional chamber of commerce to attract relocating companies to Frisco. By sharing resources we aim to keep the region’s business climate strong.
     
  • Collin County Regional Partnership EDC The cities of Allen, McKinney, Plano and Frisco formed an alliance to work together to market Collin County as a business location.

Working together, we are creating new business opportunities and addressing the needs of our fast growing community. Through our diverse economy and talented citizen workforce, the quality of our commercial developments, our master planned communities, our exceptional sports facilities and top rated public school system, Frisco has attracted several new corporations that now call our city home.

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Frisco Economic Development Corporation
6801 Gaylord Parkway
Suite 400
Frisco, TX 75034

Tel: 972-292-5150
Fax: 972-292-5166

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