Select a New Section:


Download .xls


The unemployment rate in Texas, Texas, is 4.80%, with job growth of 1.10%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 37.40%.

Texas, Texas Taxes
Texas, Texas,sales tax rate is 8.25%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Texas, Texas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,513, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,576.

  ECONOMYTexas, TexasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.80%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.10%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  37.40%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  8.25%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $26,513$28,555
  Household Income  $52,576$53,482
  Family Median Income  $61,958$65,443
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting  0.92%1.35%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction  2.44%0.61%
  Construction  7.84%6.19%
  Manufacturing  9.15%10.41%
  Wholesale trade  3.01%2.72%
  Retail trade  11.61%11.55%
  Transportation and warehousing  4.53%4.11%
  Utilities  00
  Information  1.78%2.12%
  Finance and insurance  4.63%4.69%
  Real estate, rental, leasing  1.94%1.89%
  Professional, scientific, technical services  6.36%6.68%
  Management of companies  0.10%0.08%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs  4.61%4.27%
  Educational services  9.66%9.34%
  Health care and social assistance  11.98%13.81%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation  1.47%2.16%
  Accommodation, food services  7.43%7.44%
  Other services  5.34%4.94%
  Public administration  4.30%4.80%


Please Sign up or Log In to use maps.


Reviews for Texas


Star Rating Not a fan. Not for me. Just okay. Great place. The best place.
Mouse over the stars for your rating and click to rate.
Start Your Review of Texas, TX

Texas is rapidly changing

There are numerous positives about TX. They include a strong work effort, basic honesty of its citizens, & no state income tax. Unfortunately major metro areas of DFW,... (Read More)



Texas is not a great place to live.

You are sad, young girl from Austin, Texas. I was born, and raised, in New Jersey, and I wouldn't trade my youth spent growing up in the Garden State for anything. I... (Read More)



Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Texas, TX to any other place in the USA.

Select a New Section: