Hurst-Euless-Bedford (HEB), Texas, offers your business a location that’s central to the nation—just 18 minutes from the central business district in Fort Worth, Texas, and just 23 minutes from the Dallas central business district. We offer companies the advantage of a Central Time Zone, a central location between the East and West Coasts of America, and a closeness to Mexico for international business.
The warm climate of the south, the mild winters and the refreshing spring and autumn seasons welcomes commerce to a year-round pleasant atmosphere. A hub for transportation to the nation and the world, the HEB area offers the convenience of the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad Intermodal Facility, the commerce-friendly Alliance Airport, a network of major freeways and the new, state-of-the-art Trinity Railway Express, making human transport between Dallas and Fort Worth nearly hassle-free.
With so much available to employees and their families, HEB makes companies feel right at home. The cities of Hurst, Euless and Bedford offer immediate access to culture and fine arts: from the world-renowned Kimbell Art Museum to The Meyerson Symphony Center. Within close proximity to HEB, you’ll find nationally-recognized dance, symphony, opera and theatre, numerous science and history museums, established arts districts and galleries, professional music venues, nightlife and more.
Higher education—including nearby Southern Methodist University, University of Texas at Arlington, UTA/Fort Worth, Texas Christian University, LeTourneau University, University of North Texas, Tarrant County College and Texas Wesleyan University, to name a few—offers adults continuing career development as well as solid foundations for high school graduates. The HEB Independent School District has been named in the top 10 percent of school systems nationwide. HEB ISD students score at the highest, exemplary level in state testing. More than 80 percent of graduating seniors pursue further education. More than 1,200 outstanding teachers serve 19,500 students. Noteworthy programs include the prestigious International Baccalaureate Program, which offers students a rigorous program of learning offered only in about 700 schools in 90 countries. Spanish Immersion and Suzuki Strings are two special programs offered at the elementary level.
Professional sports are at home in the HEB surrounding area, including Dallas Stars hockey, Dallas Mavericks basketball, Texas Rangers baseball, Dallas Cowboys football, Lone Star Park horse racing and the Texas Motor Speedway. For the amateur, the area offers hundreds of quality golf courses and an abundant offering of tennis centers, parks, recreational centers, lakes for boating and fishing, and athletic centers. Area attractions keep families entertained at Six Flags Over Texas, Texas State Parks, summer water parks, the award-winning Fort Worth Zoo, the Dallas Zoo, the Old-West styled Fort Worth Stockyards, Championship Rodeo, a working motion picture studio, wildlife refuge centers and more.
Our climate is developer- and business-friendly. Our unique advantage? HEB offers a fully-mature business infrastructure in an accelerated climate for development. You’ll find quality small and large-track building and office space, dedicated telecommunications networks, upscale retail, restaurant and hotel amenities, and mid-level cost-of-living and business expense averages. Our workforce is under-employed, highly-skilled and highly-educated. HEB is home to smart business.