Houston is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas. Located in South-east Texas near Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, it is the seat of Harris County and the principal city of the Greater Houston metropolitan area. Houston is the south-east anchor of the greater mega-region known as the Texas Triangle.
Houston is rated Beta + by 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 Greater Houston metropolitan area which has a population of over 6,997,384 people. Houston is the #162 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 3.7852 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.
Meat Processed from Carcasses | Supermarkets and Other Grocery Stores | Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing | Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities | Industrial Sand Mining | Other Electric Power Generation | Rice Milling | Farm Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing | Computer Systems Design Services | Computer Storage Device Manufacturing