As home to major commercial developments housing multi-million-dollar corporations with regional, national and international significance, the Katy Area possesses the infrastructure in the form of affordable housing, services, excellent schools, health care and economic incentives to provide an attractive relocation selection for major corporate and industrial concerns.

The noted "Houston Energy Corridor" extends into the Katy Area (roughly the geographical area within the boundaries of the Katy Independent School District) where international oil and gas giant BP maintains its U.S. headquarters. Other Energy Corridor residents include Conoco, In. and Exxon Mobil Chemical Company.