Houston is a Beta + city according to the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation.
Beta level cities are cities that link moderate economic regions to the world economy.
Houston has a population of over 2,340,890 people. Houston also forms part of the wider Greater Houston metropolitan area which has a population of over 6,997,384 people.
Instruments and Related Products Manufacturing for Measuring, Displaying, and Controlling Industrial Process Variables | Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Services | Repossession Services | Line-Haul Railroads | Household Appliances, Electric Housewares, and Consumer Electronics Merchant Wholesalers | Administration of Conservation Programs | Other Apparel Knitting Mills | Administration of General Economic Programs | Historical Sites | Other Grantmaking and Giving Services