According to a study by the financial website WalletHub, Austin ranks No. 11 nationwide, but isn’t the best city in Texas to look for a job, according to WalletHub. Plano, part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, came in at No. 6 in the ranking. Other Texas cities landed spots in the top 180 cities for job seekers. Amarillo, 39; San Antonio, 59; Lubbock, 79; El Paso, 107; Houston, 120; Corpus Christi, 139; Laredo, 146; and Brownsville, 171. According to national and state population data, the Texas population increased by nearly 400,000 people, No. 1 nationwide in 2016 & 2017.
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