Perryman projects McAllen MSA will add 29,700 jobs over next 5 years

From the Rio Grande Guardian:

MCALLEN, RGV – Texas economist Ray Perryman is projecting that the McAllen-Edinburg-Mission MSA will add 29,700 jobs over the next five years, at an annual rate of 2.1 percent.

The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission Metropolitan Statistical Area covers Hidalgo County and thus includes other major cities such as Pharr and Weslaco.

Perryman utilizes his crystal ball in his latest Economic Forecast, which is published each month in a Perryman Group newsletter.  Read more