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Houston Indoor Farming Co. Secures $50M for Expanded Facility

Houston-based vertical farming company Dream Harvest Farming Co. has secured $50 million in funding to build a new 100,000-square-foot indoor growing facility that will help it meet expanding demand…

Bayou Business Download: Population Shifts in the Houston Region; Where is Growth Occurring?

In this episode of the Partnership's Bayou Business Download podcast, we discuss changes in the population in the metro region. What counties in the area are growing and which parts of the metro are…

Houston Metro Population Surpasses 7.1M, Region Adding 250 People a Day

Metro Houston saw the third-largest increase in population growth in the U.S. for the year that ended June 30, 2020, according to the latest data from the Census Bureau.  The Houston-The Woodlands-…

Houston Maintains Position as Most Diverse City in Nation

Houston has long been considered one of the youngest, fastest-growing, and most diverse cities in the nation— one with no ethnic majority and where nearly one-in-four residents are foreign-born. For…

Bayou Business Download: What the Census Means to Houston

In this episode we discuss the U.S. Census and the important part it will play in the future of our region. We delve into what types of data are collected in the census, how that data is used and…

Bayou Business Download: Growth and Diversity Trends in Houston's Population

In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we look at the region's population and demographic information contained in the latest edition of Houston Facts. We discuss the facts and figures around…