Blinn College makes $345.3 million impact on local economy

Impact has grown more than $60 million annually since 2010

A recent study has found that Blinn College’s economic impact in the region continues to expand, pumping $345.3 million into the local economy each year.

The study, conducted by Economic Modeling Specialists International(EMSI), displayed 21.7 percent growth in Fiscal Year 2012-13 over the most recent economic impact report commissioned by the College in 2010, which showed an annual economic impact of $283.8 million.