Resources and Incentives

Supporting New Ventures

Are you starting a business in Hamilton, Texas? The Economic Development Corporation and Main Street Program are here to assist you during the developmental stages of your task. We can assist with proper guidance in the preparation of a business plan, locating properties, and infrastructure for your start-up business and/or expansion project.

Resource Links

Building Permits

Opening a business inside the city limits could require permits from the Building and Planning Department. Please visit Building and Planning at City Hall, 200 East Main, or click here for the Building and Planning Departmentcontact information.


Local Incentives

Downtown Grant
Commercial Property Grant
Commercial Signage Grant
Start-up Business Grant
Request for Funding

State Incentives

Texas Incentive Programs
Federal Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program
Texas Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program
Tax Credit Programs FAQs
Request a Determination of Eligibility
Historic Designations in Texas

Related Documents

Strategic Plan
Demographics
Labor Force
Consumer Expenditures

  1. Economic & Community Development


    Physical Address
    103 ½ N Rice
    Hamilton, TX 76531

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 224
    Hamilton, TX 76531

    Phone: 254-386-5954

  2. Main Street


    Phone: 254-784-5610