The Top Job Industries in San Antonio

Looking for a new venture in life? San Antonio may be the place for you. Metrostudy’s annual

report was recently released, revealing continued exceptional job growth in the San Antonio

area. The fastest growing sectors from 2011-2014 include Government, Financial Activities,

Professional Business Services, Educational and Health Services, and Construction. This

healthy mix of jobs creates a strong foundation for the economy. Major employers in San

Antonio, including H-E-B, USAA, Valero Energy, Toyota Motoring Manufacturing, and

Rackspace contribute to the city’s powerful and diverse economy. San Antonio also hosts a

number major military bases. The Lackland Air Force Base, Fort Sam Houston, and Randolph

Air Force Base all play a vital role in training troops to defend our nation, but also provide a

significant boost to the local and state economy.


According to the U.S. Military Installations and the Texas Economy article, San Antonio’s total

military economic impact provided 83,162 direct military jobs in operations. An additional

209,294 jobs in the area are indirectly impacted by the operations at base. These types of jobs

include services that supply inputs to cater to the needs of the workers and the fort’s operations.

Lackland and Fort Sam Houston are all within less than a 30 minute drive from the new homes

at Arcadia Ridge.


Overall, Texas remains a nationwide leader for annual job growth. According to Metrostudy, an

average of 28,500 jobs have been added each year, over the course of the last three years just

in the San Antonio area alone. New home developments are emerging to meet the demand of

broad economic expansion and job growth in San Antonio. Arcadia Ridge is a brand new home

community on the West side of San Antonio. Arcadia Ridge offers luxury living to families who

seek a peaceful place to call home, yet still in close proximity to the exciting entertainment

activities and employment opportunities that the city offers.


The homes at Arcadia Ridge offer an exceptional value and a comfortable lifestyle brought to

you by our premier home builders. If you are seeking a fresh new start, look no further than

Arcadia Ridge.

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