In 2019, Texas created the most jobs out of any state, and the growth isn't slowing down.
The Commercial Real Estate Development Association reported that Texas alone created 378,700 jobs in the year 2019, ahead of California, New York, Virginia, and Georgia.
Texas also outpaced California in terms of Construction Spending with Texas at $20.906 Billion dollars while California trailed more than $5 billion behind at $15.421.
The strength of the Texas Economy continues despite world-wide concerns of the coronavirus epidemic. In fact, if Texas were it's own country, it would be the 10th Largest in the Entire World.
See how Texas Ranked below in job creation and construction spending: