Texas

Life is Better in Texas

From job opportunities to outdoor adventure to amazing food scenes, everything is bigger — and better — in Texas.

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Deep in the heart of Texas are prairies, forests, rugged hills, desert land, a coastline and grasslands that give residents multiple venues to enjoy life. The best places to live in Texas include Plano, Denton, Corpus Christi, Cedar Hill, Rowlett, Tyler, McAllen, El Paso and Fort Worth. Major industries in Texas include agriculture, petrochemicals, energy, computers, aerospace and biomedicine. The Lone Star State houses four national research universities along with a variety of professional and college sports teams.

Quick Facts

Average Household Income
$59,676
Average Property Tax
$1432
State Population
29,443,411
Average Property Tax
$135
Sales Tax
0.06%
State Income Tax
None

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