The city of Beaumont is located in the County of Jefferson. Beaumont city is also the County seat of Jefferson County. It falls within the area of Beaumont - Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area. Beaumont has a total area of about 223 sq. km. The city is located 16 ft. above sea level. The local administration offers a positive climate for the development of a large number of industries related to aviation, finance and the automotive sector. Some of the prominent among them are aircraft charter and leasing services, aircaft maintenance services, airline ticketing agencies, airport parking and transportation services, insurance agents, car financinciers, truck hauling and leasing services, truck repair and renting services, trailer leasing services etc.
The city administration offers commercial properties enabling the local inhabitants to remain attached to health care facilities, apparel and handicrafts stores, restaurants, retail shops, convenience stores, auctioneers, beauty salons and spas, entertainment centers, night clubs, bridal shops, pubs, beverage shops and department stores, which contribute substantially in the growth and development of the local economy.