Growth in Austin
  • Ranked as "The best city for the next decade" by Kiplinger's
  • Top 10 fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country
  • Population around 2 million residents
  • High employment rate
  • Major hub of tech companies - Dell, Apple, HP, AMD
  • Emerging industries include automotive, medical, and green energy
  • Major employer of Federal and State government
  • University of Texas has an enrollment of about 50,000 students
  • Over 400,000 students enrolled in colleges & universities in the area
  • About 40% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher