Tye Industrial Development Corporation evaluates the community’s economic development needs, developing a plan to meet those needs, coordinating community economic development efforts and supporting targeted activities that promote and development purposes and expanded business enterprises that enhance the quality of life in the community and maximize the public’s return on invested tax dollars. (learn more)
Just west of Abilene, located on Interstate-20 at the entrance to Dyess Airforce Base, Tye is the hub of the Big Country with three truck stops, a railroad, and airport within 10 miles. Tye is positioned for easy transportation to points throughout the south-central United States. (learn more)
Tye is located in Taylor County, Texas, it covers 170 square miles which makes up 1.3% of all land in Taylor County. Its surrounding metropolitan area represents one of the most affordable labor markets in the nation. The average income per household in Tye is $30,125, compared to the Taylor County average household income of $33,906. There are 72 businesses in Tye that employ 749 full time employees. (learn more)
Tye is a proud part of the Merkel Independent School District. Each year, schools in the district scores marks of “recognized” or “exceptional” on the state’s TAAS test. In fact, the Merkel ISD was ranked among the top three school districts in Texas for educating Latino students. More information on these schools can be found below. (learn more)
Welcome to the Tye Industrial Development Corporation
The Chief Executive Officer of TIDCO is certified to help you relocate to our fine city. We are here to help you find land, buildings, loan money for startups, help expand businesses, and most of all we help Businesses retain their business in the City of Tye. Call 325-695-8253 to find out what incentives that we have to help you. We have a friendly business environment.