Texas Urban and Regional Planners: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Urban And Regional Planners in Texas

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Fast Facts for Urban Planners in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Austin, McAllen and San Antonio
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Austin

Salaries for Urban Planners in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, Houston and Austin

Schools for Urban Planners in Texas are listed below.

Selected Urban Planners Schools in Texas

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More Texas Urban Planners Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Prairie View A & M University Prairie View Doctorate 8,382
Texas A & M University College Station Doctorate 46,542
Texas Southern University Houston Doctorate 9,540
Texas State University-San Marcos San Marcos Doctorate 28,121
The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington Doctorate 24,889
The University of Texas at Austin Austin Doctorate 50,170
University of North Texas Denton Doctorate 34,710

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Urban Planners

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Urban Planners

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Urban Planners relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Austin 450 $59630 1.88
Round Rock 450 $59630 1.88
Houston 350 $63320 0.47
The Woodlands 350 $63320 0.47
Sugar Land 350 $63320 0.47
College Station 50 $101240 2.09
Bryan 50 $101240 2.09
Dallas 510 $66840 0.6
Fort Worth 510 $66840 0.6
Arlington 510 $66840 0.6
El Paso 70 $44180 0.9
San Antonio 170 $55150 0.69
New Braunfels 170 $55150 0.69
McAllen 50 $43260 0.8
Edinburg 50 $43260 0.8
Mission 50 $43260 0.8
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