Why Irving

The City of Irving, Texas, is conveniently located in the heart of Central Texas, within the Central Time Zone, and just minutes away from the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport - the country’s fourth busiest airport.

Five Fortune 500 and nine Fortune 1000 companies have their global headquarters located in Irving. Irving is home for more than 8,500 companies - large, small and mid-size. With more than 140 international companies currently operating throughout the city, Irving is striving to be the leading international business center in America.

The unemployment rate in Irving is 3.6 percent, compared to 4.1 percent in Texas and 4.4 percent nationally, according to the Texas Workforce Commission (February 2018).

Irving continues to shine as a vibrant urban community that is a destination for investment and high-wage jobs.

Some companies that call Irving home include:

Companies that call Irving Texas home - Microsoft, McKesson, Citi, GM, ExxonMobile, FedEx, Ki

What others are saying about Irving, TX:

  • #37 - Best City for Jobs (Wallethub - January 2017)
  • #12 - Best City for Millennials (Millennial Personal Finance - February 2017)
  • # 5 - Best Destination for Conferences (Smart Asset - November 2016)
  • # 6 - Most Livable Cities (Smart Asset - November 2016)
  • #38 - Fastest Growing Cities (Wallethub - October 2016)
  • #24 - Best Real Estate Market in the U.S. (Wallethub - August 2016)
  • #12 - Best Cities to Start a Career (Wallethub - May 2016)