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D.R. Horton, Inc., founded in 1978, is a home construction company based in Fort Worth, Texas with headquarters also located there. It was listed on the Fortune 500 list of largest U.S. companies in 2014 at No. 280 with more than 70,000 employees and revenue of $23 billion USD making it the eighth-largest homebuilder in America by number of homes built that year.
Operating units are identified by their geographical locations which include Texas Division (Texas), Gulf Coast Division (Louisiana - east of New Orleans), Sunbelt Division (Florida - areas west of the Apalachicola River), Carolinas Division (North Carolina - south of Charlotte and Virginia - north of Wilmington), Atlanta Division (Georgia), Central Valley Division (California - areas south and southwest of Sacramento), Arizona Division (Arizona) and Colorado Division (Colorado).
D.R. Horton has also been owned by affiliates of Sun Capital Partners, Inc., a private equity firm focused on leveraged buyout transactions since 2007.