The Texas Comptroller has released the 2018 economic impact report showing the effect that NASA and Johnson Space Center make on the Texas Economy. Sneak peak: IT'S HUGE!
"NASA makes a $4.7 billion annual impact
on the Texas economy and directly and indirectly supports more than 52,000
jobs. Its influence plays a critical role in the education, research, tourism and
business activities in Texas’ Gulf Coast Region and the state as a whole. The
relationship continues to prosper and evolve." - Texas Comptroller Report.
See a summary below and read the full snapshot of the economic impact report for NASA in Texas HERE.