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How many restaurants opened, closed in Fort Worth?

Posted 10:46am on Wednesday, Sep. 14, 2011

The following chart shows how many restaurants, since 2007, opened in Fort Worth and how many closed in that same year. The statistics are based on the number of new sales-tax permits issued by the Texas Comptroller's Office.

2007: 111 restaurants opened, 50 closed

2008: 116 opened, 87 closed

2009: 103 opened, 65 closed

2010: 113 opened, 87 closed

2011 (so far): 69 opened, 31 closed

Source: Texas Comptroller's Office

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