Royse City Workforce
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 3.87 million workers in the Dallas Metroplex. Royse City is part of the Dallas MSA and local employers benefit from the ability to tap into a wide variety of talent, from workers with technical manufacturing skills to engineers, professionals, and those with doctoral level degrees.
Workers are moving into the Metroplex at rates that are much greater than the national average. For example, from 2018 to 2019, employment rose by 3.2 percent compared to 1.5 percent nationwide.
- Dallas Metroplex ranked #1 in the country for number of jobs added and the annual rate of job growth in 2019
- Employment rose by 3.2 percent in 2019
- Employment in professional and business services, education, health care construction, leisure and hospitality, retail trade, and manufacturing sectors are growing faster than the national average
- 62 percent of those living in Royse City have attended college
The Dallas Metroplex is home to a wide variety of colleges and universities. In addition, there are schools and training centers focused on workforce training. The CDC can also provide workforce support.