Executive Director:

Lisa Denton

  • Kilgore EDC’s Synergy Business Park is a state-of-the-art Class A “Campus Style” business park featuring unique amenaties including nature trails, a stocked 14 acre lake and covenants that maintain high property values throughout the park.
  • Kilgore is located on two major transportation arteries: E/W travel via I-20, N/S travel via US 259.
  • Kilgore is serviced with reliable, regulated, low cost power from AEP/SWEPCO. Kilgore is NOT part of the ECROT power grid.
  • Kilgore’s large labor pool and tailored workforce training programs at Kilgore College give employers the skilled employees they need to thrive.
  • Kilgore’s EDC and city government form a cohesive team that works in unison to provide the best business environment possible.

Kilgore EDC

Total Population: 14,824

Population Within 15 Miles: 474,352

Kilgore, Texas is located east of Dallas on Interstate 20 and is considered a manufacturing center in the Northeast Texas area. KEDC is an organization focused on growing and diversifying the Kilgore economy. In the last five years KEDC staff closed projects that represent more than $254 million in new and retained capital investment and 2,800 jobs under contract.