Houston Trails only New York City in Fortune 500 HQ’s
Most of us in Houston are well aware that our city has the second most Fortune 500 Company Headquarters (27) trailing only New York City with (43), but this little factoid often comes as a surprise to many from outside the region. In addition companies such as Exxon-Mobil, Shell, Chevron and British Petroleum have a huge presence in Houston even though they are not headquartered in Houston. The infographic below provides a clear and organized visual about the Fortune 500 companies and where they are located in the U.S.
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