San Antonio Texas is famous for the landmark, The Alamo and the rich history of the region. San Antonio is Spanish for St. Anthony and is the 7th most populated city in the United States with more than 1.4 million residents and only one city in Texas have more full time residents, Houston. San Antonio is the county seat of Government for Bexar County.
San Antonio was incorporated in June of 1837 and has a robust economy based on the military, Health care, financial Services and Oil /Gas. San Antonio’s early economy was based in cattle farming. Now Tourism is a very large part of the local economy with over 20 million tourist and event delegates visiting the region every year. The Alamo and RiverWalk continue to be the leading tourist attractions in the San Antonio area however, the America towers, Sea World and the San Antonio Zoo draw many visitors annually.
All branches of the United States Military are represented in the greater San Antonio area with Lackland and Randolph Air Force Bases, also Fort Sam Houston and Brooke Army Medical Center which employs nearly 90,000 residents. In addition San Antonio is the home base for six fortune 500 companies and is also the home to other very large American corporations. San Antonio is also home to the San Antonio Spur of the NBA. The Spurs have brought home the NBA Championship trophy 5 times in the last 20 years making it one of the most successful franchises in the modern era.
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