The Houston Market – 2016 Grocery Retailer News

 

texas popultion growth

  

 

According the latest Census report, the Houston population is the fastest growing city in the country with the promise of affordable housing and an opportunity for families of all nationalities, especially Hispanics to live  the “American Dream”. These new families settle in newly developed suburban neighborhoods throughout Houston, and then they go grocery shopping!

  

With that, it’s no secret the Texas grocery retail market is continually growing to meet this new demand. Here’s the April 2016 Shelby Report Overview on the Houston marketplace. http://www.theshelbyreport.com/2016/04/08/houston-market-profile-newly-built-and-opened-retail-space-up-33-vs-2015/ One of the few markets in Texas not dominated by Wal-Mart. 

  

Reference: https://www.commerce.gov/news/blog/2016/03/us-census-bureau-releases-population-estimates-nations-cities-and-counties