The Economic Forecast for Texas Metropolitan Areas | The Perryman Group

The Perryman Report & Texas Letter

The Economic Forecast for Texas Metropolitan Areas

Published on July 27, 2023 (Vol. 40, No. 04)

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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Metropolitan Area Economic Forecast

Texas continues to lead the way in economic growth, with most of the expansion occurring in the largest population centers. This issue of The Perryman Report & Texas Letter highlights the five-year economic forecast for the state's metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs).

The Gulf Coast Region

The Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) along with 13 counties make up the Gulf Coast Region. With approximately 7.5 million residents, the area represents 24.92% of the state's total population.

Economic Development News

Economic development announcements continue to make news headlines throughout the state. For more detail on some of these relocations, projects, and expansions, check out this section.