Economic Development

The City of Harker Heights has enlisted The Retail Coach to assist in improving commercial growth to the City. The Retail Coach has completed several market studies to help maximize the City’s appeal to retail and commercial groups with interest in the region. A Community Dashboard has been created and can be accessed at http://www.retail360.us/harkerheights-tx/ 

 



Economic Development Report
MAY 2020 DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY REPORT 

 

COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT

The City issued zero (0) new commercial construction permit within the month of May.

To date (May 31, 2020) the City has issued a total of two (2) commercial permits totaling
$375,000 in project valuation for 2020.


RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

The City has issued a total of six (6) permits for single-family residential construction within the
month of May.

• 6 residences in Cedarbrook Ridge

The City has issued a total of zero (0) permits for two-family (duplex) residential construction
within the month of May.

To date (May 31, 2020) the City has issued a total of seventy-six (76) residential permits in
2020; sixty-two (62) single-family permits, fourteen (14) two-family permits, and zero (0)
multi-family permits.

As of May 31, 2020 the estimated population for the City of Harker Heights is 30,438 residents.
This calculation is based off the total of active residential water accounts (10,496) multiplied by
persons per occupied unit (2.90). According to the US Census, the population in 2010 was 26,700
residents.