Important News and Information
Welcome to Commerce, Texas
The City of Commerce is a close-knit town full of caring citizens, involved students, and a thriving entrepreneurial spirit. We are located approximately 60 miles northeast of Dallas, Texas, and we are home to Texas A&M University - Commerce. As a community, we work together to ensure that the quality of life is always improving for our residents and guests alike.
Latest Projects and Information
- Commerce Animal Shelter Expansion Project (Project #22-114-01) – Request for Qualifications
- Commerce Splash Pad Project (Project #22-116-02) – Request for Qualifications
Click here to view the City of Commerce's Adopted Operating Budget for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2020 and ending September 30, 2021.
THE CITY OF COMMERCE ADOPTED A TAX RATE THAT WILL RAISE MORE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPTERATIONS THAN LAST YEAR’S TAX RATE. THE TAX RATE WILL EFFECTIVELY BE RAISED BY 8.0 PERCENT AND WILL RAISE TAXES FOR MAINTENANCE AND OPERATIONS ON A $100,000 HOME BY APPROXIMATELY $45.00
Census 2020 will be very important to the future of the City of Commerce, and we encourage our residents to respond as soon as possible.
Households will be able to respond to the 2020 Census online, over the phone, or through a paper questionnaire. When the online questionnaire becomes available, we will post a link here.
If you would like to apply for a job with the U.S. Census Bureau, click here.