The Lubbock economy continues to remain stronger than most Texas cities. That news was announced on Tuesday by American State Bank Senior Vice-President Greg Jones. Jones picked a home under construction at 3413 Fordham as a sign that home building remains a strong point in Lubbock. "It's pretty good to be in Lubbock and West Texas. Right now we're a lot better off than a lot of places are," says Jones.
The report says the Lubbock economy is one of nine metro areas that has more jobs this year than it did last year.
Here are the key points of Ingham's report: