The House of Representatives of the 84th Texas Legislature recognized February 18, 2015, as Indo-Americans of Greater Houston Day at the State Capitol.

Members of the Indian American community will be gathering in Austin on February 18, 2015, for Indo-Americans of Greater Houston Day. 

The number of Texans of South Asian descent doubled to more than 350,000; over 115,000 people of Indian origin live in the Houston metropolitan area, making it one of the top population centers for Indian
Americans in the United States.