Cargo-Port of Galveston
Beach 2
Ship 3
Beach 1
Building 1

Galveston Economic Climate


Galveston Island has a diverse set of economic clusters, creating a steadily growing economy. Each of the following sectors have shown growth over the past 5 years, with projections to continue moving forward.

Galveston's Major Economic Sectors:

  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Maritime
  • Support Services for Offshore Oil & Gas