You have known this for a long time!
The U.S. Census Bureau’s latest population estimates confirm it...: People are still flocking to the Lone Star State.
Texas is growing at a rate of 1,000 people a day, and about half are migrants, according to State Demographer Lloyd Potter. The other half are newborns. In 2018, the majority of migrants to Texas - 104,976 people - came from other countries, with the rest arriving from other U.S. states.