NHSC STATE-BY-STATE GUIDE TO PRIMARY CARE OPPORTUNITIES
Texas has long been known for its vast open spaces that embrace great herds of cattle, vital food crops, and natural deposits of oil. Big cities like Dallas, Houston, and Austin provide a different scene. Austin, the state capital, is known for its eclectic culture of arts and music that flows out into the streets. The area of Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington is more business-oriented, featuring the headquarters of numerous large and Fortune 500 companies.
State Health Facts
Health Workforce Information
Avg. Annual Rainfall (in inches): 33.8
Avg. Annual Snowfall (in inches): 1.9
Avg. Sunny Days per Year: 235
Avg. Temperature Range (in degrees farenheit rounded): 36 to 95
Capital City: Austin
Elevation Above Sea Level: 1,379
Area in Square Miles: 261,914 sq. mi.
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