Moving to Texas
Written by Alyssa Howard, Moveboxer.com
It's widely known that you don't mess with Texas. There's a reason for this. As one of the largest states, Texas is home to several major cities, large ranches and rugged plains.The lonestar state has more farmland, cattle products and wool produced than any other state. The state with a big footprint in the U.S. economy and geography also has a big reputation: It's known for it's cowboy fashions, unique cuisine and country music.
Get a moving quote for your long distance move to Texas.
|Home Ownership Rate:||66.6%||64.8%|
|High School Graduates:||85.0%||80.0%|
|Bachelor's Degree or Higher:||27.9%||25.8%|
|Persons Per Household:||2.59||2.78|
|Persons Per Square Mile:||87.4||96.3|
|Average Commute (min.):||25.2||24.8|
|Average Home Price:||$188,400||$123,500|
|Median Household Income:||$51,914||$49,646|
|Persons Below Poverty Level:||13.8%||16.8%|
|Features of Car Insurance Requirements*:||30/60/25|
* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.
|Top 5 Cities:||Houston
|Major Newspapers:||Austin American-Statesman
Dallas Morning News
El Paso Times
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
|Professional Sports Teams:||MLB: Houston Astros,Texas Rangers
NFL: Houston Texans,Dallas Cowboys
NBA: Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks,
San Antonio Spurs