Updated at 2022-04-17
Dallas is the third-largest city in Texas and home to 22 of the Fortune Global 500 companies. Americans love to joke that everything in Texas is bigger. Therefore, Dallas is also known as the "Big D." Due to low taxes, a large job market, and a temperate climate, Dallas was selected as the most livable city in the United States. The crystal ornament in the picture is engraved with Dallas' skyline.
Area: 997 square kilometers
Population: Approx. 1.2 million
Main industries/features: The main industries in Dallas are petroleum, telecommunications, software, banking, and aviation. It also has a highly robust road transportation network.