Be a local In New Braunfels.


Industry is thriving in New Braunfels, Texas despite the weak economy nationally. Why? New Braunfels is in the heart of the Austin-San Antonio Corridor, offering you a low-cost, strategic location directly on Interstate 35 and minutes from Interstate 10.

Population growth exceeds the state average giving ever-growing markets. Although have low unemployment, the workforce within commuting distance is over 450,000. City employment has increased 37.8% since 2003.

Business meters area at all time highs and over $400 million of new commercial investments have been made in the last six years. Residents and businesses alike are reaping the benefits of new commercial activity and enjoying low city and county taxes.

The New Braunfels community boasts a diverse base of businesses including distribution, manufacturing, data centers, health-care related, and aviation industry. Increasing sales tax revenues allows the city to invest heavily in infrastructure and quality of life assets desired by the current and future talent workforce.

New Braunfels businesses utilize the Central Texas Technology Center and nearby colleges and universities to upgrade skills and values.

The primary industries include:


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172 years ago today New Braunfels was founded! This photo features the historic and majestic Founder's Oak: "Prince Carl of Solms Braunfels, Commissioner General of ‘The Society for the Protection of German Immigrants of Texas,' came to the area in March 1845 and signed a deed for two leagues of land, which included Comal Springs and Founders Oak. Thus was born New Braunfels."

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Check out the latest progress (and process!) on your new, Community Recreation Center here:

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Expensive 4 year college isn't the only option after high school. -- Mike Rowe

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The District's demographer, Bob Templeton, presented an update during the February board meeting. Did you know that more than 1,600 new homes closed in Comal ISD during 2016? We can expect an increase of approximately 5,600 students during the next 5 years due to the rapid growth in our district. Find more information on the demographic report here:

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Introducing Solms Landing of New Braunfels. Shop, dine, play, stay, and reside in this upscale community now in the planning stages. More info at

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