It is very difficult to find reliable sources of data. The TEDC maintains an exhaustive list of trends, reports, and resources to provide to companies interested in Tyler. We are more than happy to share this information with you.
See the latest employment, unemployment, industry, cost of living, and other trends.
An annual forecast produced by Dr. Ray Perryman.
Find the sources for the most requested economic trends data on the Internet.
LABOR MARKET PROFILE
A study of the Smith County Labor Shed, which is comprised of the eight surrounding counties.
WAGE & BENEFITS SURVEY
A study prepared in conjunction with Economic Development Organizations in East Texas. It is published every 3 years and summarizes the salaries, wages, and benefit packages offered in the Tyler and East Texas area.
A detailed summary of over 180 manufacturers and processors in the Tyler MSA broken into SIC categories.
OFFICE MARKET SURVEY
Produced annually by Burns Commercial Properties, this surveys summarizes all Class A, B, and C office space in use or available in the Tyler market.
RETAIL MARKET SURVEY
Also produced annually by Burns Commercial Properties, the retail survey assesses the occupancy of major retail clusters in the Tyler market.
COMMUNITY PROFILE / LARGEST EMPLOYERS LIST
An annual publication produced by the Tyler Economic Development Council that is used to provide a complete economic, demographic, and cultural overview of the Tyler/Smith County area for new businesses locating in the area as well as new residents. A list of Smith County's Largest Employers is also viewable at this page.