Welcome to Bonham.

Arts. Culture. Entertainment. Low Crime Rate. Education. Recreation of all kinds!

Be Part of Our Future.

Retail. Medical. Tourism. Manufacturing. Technology.

It's a Great Location.

Convenient. Spacious. Friendly. Growing.

Get to Know us

The Bonham Economic Development Corporation (BEDCO) Board of Directors and Staff join with our Mayor, City Council and City Staff in saying Welcome to Bonham!

You are off to a good start reviewing what our community has to offer whether you’re starting-up, expanding or relocating. Bonham has plenty of ‘positives’

  • Excellent inter-connected transportation network
  • Reliable and affordable utilities
  • Plentiful water
  • Highly productive local and regional workforce
  • Access to quality-of-life amentities
Bonham Economic Development – North Texas

Jones Field Airport

Bonham’s Rising Star

Jones Field is a fully operational general aviation airport that caters to industrial, business and recreational users. The airport averages 5,700 general aviation aircraft operations annually, an average of 15 per day, with 47 aircraft based here. On any given day visitors can see various aircraft coming and going, including small planes, private jets, and local crop dusters.

Bois d’Arc Lake Makes News!

Our Bois d’Arc Lake Story on WFAA

Dallas’ Channel 8 News ran a story outlining the importance and progress of Fannin County’s new Bois d’Arc Lake.

“The North Texas Municipal water district wants Bois d’Arc Lake ‘to be a jewel. Something that people from Fannin County can be proud of and see there’s a benefit to them.’

Thousands of jobs, thousands of new homes and increased recreational spending are projected for Fannin County.”

Targeted Industry

Bonham is continually seeking to further diversify our area economic base by capitalizing on local and regional resources, and the excellent transportation network available in and near our city.

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The City of Bonham and surrounding area is a great place for business. Successful expansions and relocations are happening! And there’s room for more.

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Available Properties

If you’re looking to relocate or start up a new business in a growing community, Bonham, Texas is ready for you! We welcome the opportunity to visit with you and show you available commercial properties in our area.

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Equal Opportunity Public Notification Policy

In accordance with Federal law and the US Department of Agriculture’s policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability (not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to: USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C.  20250-9410, or call (800) 795-3272 (voice), or (202-720-6382 TDD).

Public Meetings

BEDCO Meetings are held on the third Monday of each month
5:30 PM at the Bonham City Hall

The Bonham Economic Development Corporation is a Type B corporation that works to foster the creation of a favorable climate for new and improved job opportunities by encouraging the development of business, industry, retail and tourism.


514 Chestnut Street
Bonham, Texas 75418

Gayle M Cooper, CEcD
Interim Executive Director

903-640-0717 or
903-583-7555 ext 107