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Texas counties lead U.S. fastest-growing listTexas counties lead U.S. fastest-growing listhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=61432013-10-03T12:08:00Z2013-10-03T09:00:00Z

TEXAS - Four of the top ten fastest-growing counties in the U.S. are located in Texas, according to a new Forbes ranking. To rank the list, Forbes measured counties’ percentage growth from 2010 to 2012 for counties with populations larger than 100,000.

America's Fastest-Growing Counties
County Population
Growth*
2012
Population
Williamson County 7.94% 456,232
Loudoun County, Va. 7.87% 336,898
Hays County 7.56% 168,990
Orleans Parish, La. 7.39% 369,250
Fort Bend County 7.16% 627,293
Midland County 7.14% 146,645
Forsyth County, Ga. 7.07% 187,928
Prince William County, Va. 7.04% 430,289
Montgomery County, Tenn. 7.04% 184,468
Osceola County, Fla. 6.97% 287,416

*Growth from 2010 to 2012

Forbes.com
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land
Demographics & Population
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