The Five‑Year Outlook for the Texas Economy | The Perryman Group

The Perryman Report & Texas Letter

The Five‑Year Outlook for the Texas Economy

Published on June 09, 2023 (Vol. 40, No. 03)

Perryman Report & Texas Letter offers concise coverage of important trends and events affecting the economy, including highlights from our short-term and long-term economic forecasts for the US, Texas, and cities and regions within Texas. It is published 10 times a year and available as an annual subscription (with access to back-issues) for $150.00.

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Texas Economic Forecast

Texas is leading the way in generating jobs and opportunities. Even with the challenges facing the US and global economies, the upward trend is projected to continue. Highlights of The Perryman Group's latest five-year outlook are summarized in this issue.

The South Texas Region

The South Texas Region is made up of 28 counties and the Brownsville-Harlingen, Corpus Christi, Laredo, and McAllen-Edinburg-Mission metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs). With almost 2.49 million people, the area represents 8.28% of Texas' total population.

Economic Development News

Texas continues to attract a variety of economic development projects. Turn to page 5 to read about some of these recent happenings in cities throughout the state.

Focus On: Real Personal Income

A breakdown of real personal income by MSA provides a quick look at the forecast for 2022 to 2027. See page 7 to get a snapshot of the anticipated growth.