The Economics Of Dallas, Texas
When looking for the best financial planner in Dallas for your needs, an advisor with local knowledge is typically desirable and convenient. They can provide services in person and apply key economic data to your financial situation. Factoring in variables like costof living, the local tax landscape, and general economic trends for the area. The result is a more accurate financial portrait.
A few of Dallas’ key economic indicators:
- THE DALLAS-FORT Worth, Texas area gained more new residents in 2018 than any other metro area in the nation, according to recent U.S. Census Bureau data. The city’s population, now more than 7.5 million, grew by nearly 132,000 people from 2017 to 2018, marking a 1.8 % increase. Over the past eight years, Dallas-Fort Worth, the fourth-largest metro area in the country, has added more than 1 million people1.
- The Dallas area is home to 21 Fortune 500 companies including Exxon Mobil, JC Penney, AT&T, Texas Instruments, and others1.
- Dallas is the third most popular destination for business travel in the United States, and the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Centeris one of the largest and busiest convention centers in the country, at over 1,000,000 square feet (93,000 m2), and the world’s single-largest column-free exhibit hall.
Are you new to the DFW metroplex and are looking to either transfer your company 401k to a qualifying retirement account, or have just moved to the Dallas-Fort Worth area and require the services of a local financial planner, we would love the opportunity to help you.
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