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Places With The Best Employment In Texas 2020

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Terrell Hills, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,190
82
  • Bellaire, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,140
  • Living in Bellaire is really great. The fact to keep in mind is that we live in Bellaire, although Houston is only a few minutes away. Some days it is nice to be able to spend time in the city, and with…[read more]
86
  • West University Place, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,318
  • I like that West University Place, Texas is a unique town. This town is a community that serves as a housing community for the bigger cities. Houston Texas is close to this city and serves the community…[read more]
84
  • University Park, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,346
  • There are lots of fun and interesting activities in University Park that you and your family can take advantage of. Whether you're looking for attractions that children will enjoy or want to plan a…[read more]
92
  • Southlake, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 29,101
  • Moving to Southlake was one of the best decisions my family has ever made! While the town is widely known for its wealth, it's much more than that. The citizens are very philanthropic and are involved in…[read more]
91
  • Colleyville, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,982
  • I was living in Colleyville for a few years due to work and for the most part, it was a nice place to live. If you travel frequently, you'll be just a few minutes drive from DFW International Airport.…[read more]
85
  • Highland Park, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,986
95
  • Trophy Club, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,987
  • I experienced an incredible lifestyle while living in Trophy Club Texas. The city is a premiere planned sector of Denton and Tarrant Counties. Trophy Club is a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. It…[read more]
90
  • Greatwood, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,040
  • I experienced fine stay while living in Greatwood Texas. The city is located in Fort Bend County. Greatwood is close to Sugar Land Texas and is in close proximity to Houston. The town has fine schools in…[read more]
72
  • Fair Oaks Ranch, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,582
88
  • The Woodlands, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 108,373
  • The Woodlands is just a great place to call home. There is a variety of housing types. Something for everyone. Excellent schools, parks, walking and biking trails. Wonderful and convenient shopping.…[read more]
82
  • Highland Village, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,020
  • The City of Highland Village offers a great area to live, between the schools and shopping, Highland Village offers everything a family could ever need. However....Beware...if you have High School aged…[read more]
93
  • Coppell, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,631
  • I love my home as I am centrally located to everything including things I love to do which is eat, enjoy the movies and attend different festivals in the summer. Coppell has a rich history and is known…[read more]
86
  • Alamo Heights, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,814
92
  • Helotes, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,329
96
  • Keller, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 44,250
  • Keller, Texas is a great community with some wonderful people. I moved to Keller, Texas in 2006 as a single woman. At first I was traveling back and forth to Dallas for going out and happy hour. I had my…[read more]
82
  • Lantana, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,944
75
  • Heath, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,992
95
  • Cinco Ranch, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,605
  • Cinco Ranch, Texas is a place that I am proud to say is my home. This community is actually one that was planned and developed. Once you move here, you will feel a connection to this place like you have…[read more]
84
  • Scenic Oaks, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,870
88
  • Prosper, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,236
  • Prosper, Texas is a community that is worth the drive from where ever you are. Once a well kept secret is now a town that is flourishing with new development and families that are all bringing out the…[read more]
88
  • Lakeway, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,662
  • Living in Lakeway, TX was a great experience for my family and I. There are many things to do in this city and many places to go to keep you entertained. Coming from a busy economy, I have high…[read more]
80
  • Flower Mound, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 69,966
  • I'd love to work get out of Kansas City, and work at FUNimation some day, a great place which brings dubbed anime to us here in the states, but from what the reviews say, it may not be the best place to…[read more]
86
  • New Territory, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,843
  • New Territory is a suburb of Houston that has a lot to offer including good schools, neighbors and peace and quiet. The schools are some of the best and offer a well-rounded education with several…[read more]
77
  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,649
  • Sienna Plantation in Texas is a wonderful place to live and raise a family. There is a great deal of history in the city dating prior Civil War era. Besides the history it is also a great place to raise…[read more]
95
  • Frisco, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 145,646
  • After living in Frisco, TX for five years, I have come to realize that this town is one that is set up on the basis of cowboys and horses being on every corner. This is a small town, which I enjoy, but I…[read more]
90
  • Sugar Land, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 85,681
  • Sugar Land is horribly over rated unless you are fairly well off. It is a community of elitist and people who think very highly of themselves. The Police Dept is despicable, over zealous and under…[read more]
88
  • Pecan Grove, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,037
  • If you work in Houston, but want to live in a quieter suburb, then living in Pecan Grove, Texas may be for you. I have lived here in Pecan Grove for more than 10 years and I love it. The real estate here…[read more]
79
  • Timberwood Park, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,388
  • I love living in Timberwood Park. Although not small, the population is only around 13,000 people and I love it that way. Not only do you get to meet new people, but you also have the comfort in seeing…[read more]
81
  • Pecan Plantation, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,555
87
  • Brushy Creek, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,780
  • I was born and raised in Brushy Creek, and I can't imagine a better place to have grown up. This neighborhood is a welcoming and family friend place, that boasts excellent public schools and a growing…[read more]
86
  • Friendswood, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,272
  • We moved Friendswood eight years ago just in time for our son to start 7th grade at Friendswood Junior High. Growing up in the area, I had always heard about Friendswood ISD being a great district for…[read more]
85
  • Melissa, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,844
  • .., "suspected weed in vehicle, needed to search, do weed tongue test (LOL)" car ✔, one ✔ my tongue."positive sir (LOL)! Recd a speeding ticket.LOL! SMH! Blessings on the 2…[read more]
95
  • Allen, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 94,710
  • When my family moved here, we were excited about the possibilities of a great school district (by ratings online, exemplary schools, etc.), which was a GREAT change of pace from California (whose schools…[read more]
77
  • Celina, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,236
  • The City of Celina has no regard for it's current homeowners nor their properties. It has the highest water rates around and does nothing about it. Because of Celina's inability to have planned for…[read more]
95
  • League City, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 94,976
  • I have lived in League City for about 20 years now. The amazing thing about League City is that it has remained almost the same as when the large explosion of growth happened in the Houston area. The…[read more]
84
  • Sunnyvale, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,871
83
  • Murphy, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,015
  • Hello, I am a professional who bought a house in this area. Long story short: If you like country bumpkins, this is the place for you. I lived in the Aviary, currently there is not an appropriate…[read more]
85
  • Woodway, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,708
  • Mayor Baker is an angry vindictive man! With regularity, Don Baker uses his political relationships at the City of Woodway to pull the puppet strings of his Judge Charlie and the admin team. Don't mess…[read more]
94
  • Grapevine, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 50,538
  • Grapevine is located minutes from DFW Airport, and only 30-45 minutes from Dallas and Fort Worth. In 2018 Grapevine will become a stop on the commuter rail, allowing for even easier travel to Fort…[read more]
93
  • Seabrook, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,038
  • It could be better, I have a cousin that lives in Lake Jackson and it says it's way better to live there, and I honestly agree. The mall is huge and so many places to go out to eat. Plus It's right next…[read more]
78
  • Fairview, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,235
94
  • Pearland, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 106,238
  • I lived in Pearland, Texas since before the great influx of building and urban sprawl. This was fueled during the hot subprime market, and the entire place changed immediately. People that lived here…[read more]
91
  • Plano, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 279,088
  • Was just reading YOUR review (croneathome Oct 01, 2015). You don't just sound racist, you are racist, and you know it. You said "You haven't been swindled until you have been swindled by a Mexican." …[read more]
85
  • Manvel, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,402
69
  • Pecan Acres, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,416
88
  • Mansfield, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,141
  • Mansfield is a great place to live at least for a single person like me. I love how this city has been designed just for people who like nightlife in a safe way. I have been living in this city for about…[read more]
85
  • Fate, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,234
79
  • Addison, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,363
  • Addison has a variety of tourist attractions that will make your time in the area interactive and memorable. If you're looking for adventure, Escape This is a great escape room game facility that…[read more]
72
  • Bee Cave, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,802

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Listed above are Texas cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

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