Economic Development

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Assistant City Manager
Phone - (817) 616-3745 
Fax - (817) 616-3752

Market Profile 2014

Retail Trade Area Gap Analysis

The Economic Development Office strives to maintain a high quality of life in Richland Hills by promoting the efficient and orderly development of private properties and encouraging the growth of business and enhancement of property values within the community. City staff is available to work with the business community on projects of all sizes to promote those goals.  Staff strives to work on expansion, retention and attraction of businesses through various programs.

Businesses and residents alike benefit from one of the lowest municipal ad valorem tax rates in the D/FW Metroplex. The City's current tax rate is lower than all of the surrounding communities and 38% lower than that of  Fort Worth.

Amenities are plentiful in and around Richland Hills, with immediate access to an incredible selection of local attractions.

  •  Northeast Mall
  •  Hurst Convention Center
  •  NRH20 Family Water Park
  •  NYTEX Sports Arena 
  •  Birdville ISD Coliseum & Stadium
Richland Hills offers visitors a convenient location with great access to all of DFW’s major attractions.
  • 6 minutes from Downtown Fort Worth & I-35 West
  • 18 minutes from DFW International Airport
  • 18 minutes from the Arlington Entertainment District
  • 22 minutes from Texas Motor Speedway & Alliance Airport
Richland Hills is served by the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) commuter rail line connecting Downtown Dallas to Downtown Fort Worth. The Richland Hills station is just one stop away from Downtown Fort Worth.


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