Experts: Fort Bend's job growth fruitful

March 22, 2011 6:10:26 PM PDT
In the next few years, Fort Bend County will to be one of the top five counties in the country for job growth.

According forecasts by Woods and Poole Economics, Fort Bend's employment growth rate is three percent. It's expected to be at pre-recession employment levels by the end of this year.

In all, the entire Houston metropolitan area is expected to have almost a quarter million more jobs in 2015 than it does now.