An Emerging Edge Community

Conveniently located near the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

Recently built and renovated school buildings

Jacksboro Economic Development Corporation Business
Rescue Grant

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Excellent routes
Traffic count of 12,000 daily
Easy access to DFW International Airport
60 Miles Northwest of Fort Worth
95 Miles Northwest of Dallas


Expanding pool of 3,600
1,800 between the ages of 19 & 49
Skills, education & experience will fill a large variety of positions.


Burlington Santa Fe
Union Pacific
Rail lines cross 30 miles to the Northeast in Bowie

Major Highway

US Hwys 281 & 380 intersect in Jackboro
State Hwys 114, 119, 59 & 148

About US


Jacksboro will be an oasis among other cities of Northwest Texas - a vibrant, economically secure community, well known for its natural and historic treasures; a locally led community that absorbs and maintains its growth by hospitality and a welcoming nature - while keeping its unique sense of place.


Jacksboro EDC will implement the vision, with an emphasis on land use, transportation, entrepreneurship, tourism and the environment, for the purpose of job creation and increasing the wealth of the people of Jacksboro.

Property Enhancement Program

The jacksboro EDC has recently adopted a comprehensive matching-agent program that can provide funds for enhancements to your business facility. A maximum matching grant of $15,000 is available for properties and existing businesses meeting eligibility requirements

Program Goals:

Enhance the viability and sustainability of commercial properties in the city

Improve the appearance of businesses and enhance commercial corridors

Increase the marketability and occupancy rate of commercial buildings

Provide in areas and to businesses most likely to stimulate private investment

This program is intented to help existing businesses bottom line by attracting more customers to their enhanced facility. A wide variety of enhancements makes it easy to find a good fit for your business.

Eligible Enhancements:

Building facades

Interior renovations



Parking and driveways

Pedestrian Amenities



Code Compliance

Please contact the JEDC to discuss potential benefits for your business and pick up an application for a matching grant.