From the Texas Realtor Magazine (Sept / Oct 2007)
The demand for houseing relines heavily on the number of people living in an area. To get a better picture of the Texas population, here's a look at a few key numbers.
11.2 million - Texas population in 1970
23.5 million - Texas population in 2006
33.3 million - Projected Texas population in 2030
218,715 - Net domestic migration to Texas in 2006
209,120 - 2005 population of Lubbock
215,770 - International immigration to Texas in 2006
Source: U. S. Census B
Just a few interesting facts that I thought you might like to see.