Skyline of Downtown Dallas, Texas
Skyline of Downtown Dallas, Texas
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Business Climate in Texas

Texas is an economic development powerhouse, home to 51 Fortune 500 headquarters. Top industries in Texas include aerospace, life sciences, energy, information technology and agriculture. Texas offers major health-care research centers and some of the nation’s best colleges and universities. Texas quality of life includes more than 900 golf courses, 624 miles of coastline, 13 national parks, and some of the world’s most renowned galleries and museums.

Facts & Stats

Texas metros in the top 20 spots in the Milken Institute 2012 Best-Performing Cities ranking (Austin, Houston, Fort Worth, Dallas, El Paso and Lubbock)


Texas Wide Open for Business in Pictures