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Over the decades, Nacogdoches has managed to develop a diverse economic base, while still maintaining the charm and individuality of a small town built around locally-owned and operated businesses. The community combines the best of both worlds for businesses and employees — a small town atmosphere with the growth opportunities of a large city.
Texas is a Right-to-Work state.
|Largest Employers in Nacogdoches County|
|Stephen F. Austin State University||1659||Higher Education|
|Pilgrim’s Pride Corp.||1657||Poultry Processing|
|Nacogdoches Independent School District||972||Education|
|Nacogdoches County Hospital District||874||Health Services|
|Etech Global Services||565||Communications|
|Nacogdoches Medical Center||545||Health Services|
|City of Nacogdoches||323||Government|
||257||Specialty Transformer Manufacturing|
|NIBCO Inc.||250||Industrial Supplies Manufacturing|
|Cal-Tex Lumber Co. Inc.||192||Lumber Products/ Sawmill|
|Parker Hannifin Corp.||185||Chemical Products|
||180||Animal Food Manufacturing|
|Drewery Construction||172||Construction and Tree Services|
|Bright Coop Inc.||168||Wholesale Poultry Supply Products|
|Elliott Electric Supply, Inc.||162||Wholesale Electrical Products|
|ForeTravel, Inc.||157||Motor Coach Manufacturing/Sales|
|Central Heights Independent School District||147||Education|
|Clear Spring - Auntie Pasta's||130||Restaurant|
|Willowbrook Nursing Home||120||Health Services|
|Norbord Texas Nacogdoches Inc.||120||Panelboard Mill|
|Garrison Nursing Home||120||Health Services|
|Morgan Oil Company||110||Oil|
|Viper Security & Investigation, LLC||100||Security|
|Commercial Bank of Texas||100||Banking / Insurance|
|Stallings Court Nursing and Rehab||100||Health Services|
SOURCE: NEDCO Employer Survey, March 2017
Medical resources and services available in Nacogdoches County are significantly greater than what would typically be found in a community of our size.
Two major hospitals – Nacogdoches Medical Center and Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital – form the foundation of the local medical community. In addition, the Stephen F. Austin State University School of Nursing is also located in Nacogdoches, as is The Blood Center East Texas.
Nacogdoches Medical Center, part of Tenet Texas, is a 150-bed acute care hospital that has been serving the medical and health care needs of the Nacogdoches community for 30 years.
Nacogdoches Medical Center provides a broad spectrum of medical and surgical services, including cardiovascular services, emergency medical services, neurosciences, orthopedics, cancer services, Women’s and Children’s Center, Chest Pain Center, and a Comprehensive Rehabilitation Center.
The Richard and Lucille DeWitt School of Nursing admits 60 students each fall and spring semester based upon completion of prerequisites and attainment of admission criteria. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing is a baccalaureate nursing program and prerequisite courses are completed during the first two years of study. After acceptance into the program, students continue with nursing courses and clinical experience, leading to graduating with a BSN and passing state boards to receive the RN license. The baccalaureate program is accredited by the National League for Nursing and the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners.
The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center operates a facility in Nacogdoches on University Drive.
Nacogdoches is the kind of community where you can grow a business, pursue a meaningful career, and raise a family all at the same time. Escape the high costs of living and operating a business in the big city and experience how life and work intersect just two hours north of Houston on US-59.
Nacogdoches Downtown Business Association