Conroe, Texas, is ideally situated six minutes from the Woodlands and 45 minutes from Houston. Many companies have a headquarters in the Woodlands and distribution centers or manufacturing facilities in Conroe. As one of the fastest growing cities in the United States and the seat of government for Montgomery County, Conroe attracts a wide variety of industries ranging from tourism and dining to distribution, manufacturing and professional services.
From an infrastructure and access perspective, Conroe offers the best of all worlds: major metros in the “Texas Triangle” can be reached in hours using the interstate system; the Port of Houston is less than an hour away; the city has an airport to support private and corporate air travel; and one of the largest airports in the world (IAH) is just 30 minutes away. This access is all available without the heavy traffic that comes from locating in Houston proper, making it easier to get in and out of Conroe.
Conroe has two city-owned business parks that make it fast and affordable to locate in the city.
Conroe Park North
The 1,655-acre industrial park features four-lane concrete streets, city water and sewer, and signage. Located on FM 3083 in Conroe, two miles east of I-45, Houston is only 40 minutes away.
The more than 40 companies and 3000+ employees currently locating within Conroe Park North represent a wide variety of industries, including medical device manufacturing; freight distribution; advanced manufacturing; machining; food processing; specialty packaging; oilfield services; commercial product distribution; warehousing; and higher education.
When choosing to build a 145,200-square-foot warehouse in Conroe Park North, John Babington, owner of Buske Logistics, said, “The existing infrastructure in and around Conroe Park North creates a smart investment for us because the structure is there. The economics make sense versus competing parks in the area.”
Deison Technology Park
The 248-acre technology park is a modern, eco-friendly space for your corporate campus, research and development, or office facility. Located on FM 1484 in Conroe, four miles east of I-45, Houston is only 40 minutes away.
With infrastructure in place, Deison Technology Park (DTP) also offers the amenities of an idyllic park setting with hiking and biking trails and peaceful gathering areas. And with its close proximity to Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, DTP provides a unique business solution for your corporate travel needs.
When choosing to build their 240,000-square-foot headquarters and manufacturing facility in Deison Technology Park, Dorothy Peterson, VGXI Chief Operating Officer, said, “I cannot tell you how many people in Conroe have told us, ‘VGXI is exactly what we've been searching for to lead Deison Technology Park.’ We could not have accomplished this without the CEDC staff. Conroe has been so welcoming. It fills us with pride.”
Site Selectors and Companies are Choosing Conroe, Texas
Companies are choosing to invest in and relocate to one of the fastest growing communities in the country - Conroe, Texas. Recently announced projects include VGXI, Inc. building a 240,000 square-foot manufacturing facility to produce plasmid DNA for vaccines and gene therapies in Deison Technology Park and Five Below Inc., a Philadelphia-based retailer, constructing an 858,000 square-foot distribution center in Conroe Park North.