Round Rock listed among most recession-resistant cities in the U.S.

Ranking looked at employment, housing, and social assistance

Strong. That’s what a recent SmartAsset ranking has to say about Round Rock’s local economy.

The study, which lists Round Rock at No. 11, looked at cities across the country to determine which were best situated to weather an economic downtown taking into account employment, housing and social assistance.

Here’s a look at the top 25:

  1. Frisco, TX
  2. Cedar Rapids, IA
  3. Plano, TX
  4. Denton, TX
  5. Austin, TX
  6. Sunnyvale, CA
  7. Lubbock, TX
  8. Cary, NC
  9. Raleigh, NC
  10. Sioux Falls, SD
  11. Round Rock, TX
  12. Boise, ID
  13. Rochester, MN
  14. Lincoln, NE
  15. Arlington, VA
  16. Omaha, NE
  17. Madison, WI
  18. Durham, NC
  19. Arlington, TX
  20. Killeen, TX
  21. Oklahoma City, OK
  22. Fort Collins, CO
  23. Alexandria, VA
  24. Fargo, ND
  25. West Valley City, UT

More information, including study methodology, can be found online:

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