The City of Schertz, Texas is a fast-growing community located in the northeast corner of San Antonio, adjacent to Randolph Air Force Base and on both the Interstate 35 and 10 corridors. Our proximity and premium access to San Antonio, Austin and Houston has fueled our recent growth. Since 2010, five Fortune® 100 companies have chosen to make major investments in Schertz. GE Oil & Gas, Caterpillar, Amazon. com, FedEx, and Sysco have collectively invested over half a billion dollars and constructed over three million square feet of space.
Schertz residents are proud of our heritage that began in the 1840's when the Schertz family migrated to the area and established our vision for community, service and opportunity. Schertz was eventually incorporated in 1958 and has grown rapidly ever since. Today, Schertz consists of approximately 38,000 residents. In effort to maintain our heritage and community vision, the City has five large community events each year, has set aside hundreds of acres of parks and recreational facilities, and has built award winning regional facilities like the 31,000 square foot Schertz Library.
Schertz is located within multiple top-rated public and private K-12 schools that ensure our residents have access to educational tools to prepare them for future career opportunities. In addition, there are over 330,000 workers within a 15 mile radius of Schertz that are well-trained, dedicated and available for new and growing businesses. Schertz has partnered with our area community college and workforce office to ensure that Schertz' businesses have access to a variety of tools to help them hire, train and grow their workforce and allow them to become successful.