Texas is a flourishing state leading job creation and population growth over the last 10 years. 

As the 10th largest economy among the nations of the world and home to 49 Fortune 500 headquarters, Texas offers a business-friendly climate

—with no corporate income tax and no personal income tax—

along with a highly skilled workforce, easy access to global markets, robust infrastructure and predictable regulations.

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$511.6 billion GDP in North Texas alone

24 Fortune 500 companies located in the DFW area 

3.9 million people make up the North Texas workforce

#2 Top State for Business in the U.S. in 2019 according to CNBC

4th largest U.S. Metropolitan area

33 colleges and universities in North Texas

12th most profitable retail market in the U.S.

56 direct international flights from DFW Airport

48.9 million visitors to North Texas annually

Largest contiguous urban arts district in the U.S.

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