West Houston major employers: KatyWest Houston major employers: Katyhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=84552013-01-25T09:07:00Z2013-01-24T00:00:00Z

HOUSTON - Home to several Fortune 500 companies as well as private businesses ranging from health care to manufacturing, it’s been boom times lately in West Houston. Here's a list of the largest employers from Katy.

Largest Employers in Katy
Company Employees Industry
Katy Mills 2,500 Retail stores
Academy Sports & Outdoors 2,500 Distribution center
Walmart Stores Inc./Sam’s Club* 1,300 Retail stores
Igloo Products Corp. 1,200 Cooler distribution and manufacturing
LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch 900 Retail stores and offices
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital 500 Health care
Christus St. Catherine Hospital 500 Health care
Rooms To Go 350 Furniture and fixtures distribution
Det Norske Veritas 300 Engineering services and software

*includes some Houston employees

Source: Katy Economic Development Council and HBJ research

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