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Places With The Best Employment In Texas 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • 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
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  • Terrell Hills, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,190
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  • West University Place, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,318
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Trophy Club, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,987
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  • 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.
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  • Fair Oaks Ranch, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,582
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  • Greatwood, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,040
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  • Helotes, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,329
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  • 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
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  • Scenic Oaks, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,870
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  • Highland Park, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,986
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  • 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
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  • Lantana, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,944
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • The Woodlands, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 108,373
  • I lived in The Woodlands, TX briefly when I was relocated to the greater Houston area and was seeking a community that had everything in one location. Though this is a master planned community, the
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  • 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
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  • New Territory, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,843
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  • Flower Mound, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 69,966
  • personally i do not like flower mound because people here are very spoiled and act rude. i have lived in all kinds of places, richest and poorest, but i think flower mound is full of snobs and a small
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Heath, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,992
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  • Sienna Plantation, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,649
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  • Manvel, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,402
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Alamo Heights, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,814
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  • 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
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  • Fate, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,234
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  • Sugar Land, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 85,681
  • The city heavily regulates building and business codes, making it more difficult to open, and expensive to maintain, a business. The police are quite active with stopping people for radar, and using red
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  • Sachse, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,329
  • Sachse is a small city northeast of Dallas. I lived here briefly but found myself routinely bored and decided to leave. It's a nice city when it comes to quality of life and the homes are affordable, but
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  • Lakeway, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,662
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  • Allen, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 94,710
  • and that corruption is the police. do not come here if you are A) under 21B) wealthyC) you think this is a "safe" city.If you are under 21 and walk or drive around you WILL be stopped by the police.If
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Lackland AFB, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,711
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  • Pecan Plantation, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,555
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  • 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
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  • Paloma Creek South, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,298
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  • McKinney, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 156,821
  • I really enjoy living in McKinney, as there are many things to do. One of the main reasons why I love living here is the weather. The summers are nice and hot while the winters tend to be very mild and
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  • Seabrook, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,038
  • Seabrook is a tiny southeast coastal Texas city mostly know for speed traps and a main route to Kemah and Galveston. Seabrook is a bedroom community for the local oil and gas industries, with only a few
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Selma, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,866
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  • Friendswood, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,272
  • Hi there, my family and I are considering moving to Friendswood, TX and are interested in any information about this community. We have a daughter that will be starting High School, so any information
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  • Atascocita, TX
  • (City)
  • Population: 72,713
  • Atascocita was once a very small community located right outside of the west side of Houston. However, with the exponential growth in the Houston area, Atascocita has kind of gotten lost in the sprawl. I

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in Texas. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in Texas for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

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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