Texas

State by State Industry Statistics

  • 7% of the state is Forest Land (12 million acres)
    • 61% owned by private (non-industrial) landowners
    • 7% owned by the public
    • 32% owned by forest industry
  • Ranked 5th in US reforestation in 1999
    • 170,790 acres of new trees planted
  • People: 91,000 workers in Forest Products Industry
  • Economic Impact: Generates $22 billion annually for the state

For more information, contact the Texas Forestry Association.

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