Economic Generators

Destination Market

The IH-10 W & Loop 1604 intersection is prominently regarded as the premier destination for high-end retail, restaurants, and unique entertainment venues. The area is home to the Shops at La Cantera and the Rim, a 3 million square foot outdoor shopping center and mixed-use development. Area entertainment facilities include Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Top Golf.

Prominent Employers

The IH-10 West corridor continues to be the fastest-growing employment corridor in the city, attracting many of San Antonio's most prominent employers, including Medtronic, NuStar Energy, Valero Energy, USAA, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, and the University of Texas at San Antonio. South Texas Medical Center also consists of more than 45 clinics, 12 major hospitals and a higher educational institution. Central to the medical center is the University of Texas Health Science Center and the University Hospital, which employs over 12,000 people in San Antonio's massive Biosciences industry.

La Cantera

La Cantera is a 1,700 acre master-planned development located on the NW quadrant of IH-10 & Loop 1604 in San Antonio's sprawling NW region. The multi-faceted development is home to Six Flags Fiesta Texas and The Shops at La Cantera, a 1,300,000 square foot outdoor mall anchored by Nordstrom, Macy's and Neiman Marcus. La Cantera is also home to Security Service Federal Credit Union, which employs over 1,200 local employees. In addition to retail and corporate headquarters, La Cantera boasts multifamily and office development, all of which surrounds La Cantera Resort & Spa and two world-class golf courses: The Palmer Course at La Cantera and the Resort Course, home to the PGA Valero Texas Open.