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Let's track which metros are growing the fastest.

FipsAreaStatePopulation Estimate: 2016Increase in Residents: 2010 to 2016Long-term % Change: 2010-2016Increase in Residents: 2015-2016
20002AlaskaAK741,89427,8633.94,185
11260AnchorageAK402,55721,7365.73,125
21820FairbanksAK100,6053,0203.1966
10001AlabamaAL4,863,30077,8081.69,425
11500Anniston-Oxford-JacksonvilleAL114,611-3,975-3.4-674
12220Auburn-OpelikaAL158,99118,69513.32,224
13820Birmingham-HooverAL1,147,41719,3611.72,560
19300Daphne-Fairhope-FoleyAL
19460DecaturAL152,256-1,569-1-264
20020DothanAL147,8342,1911.5-337
22520Florence-Muscle ShoalsAL146,534-603-0.4-238
23460GadsdenAL102,564-1,863-1.8-309
26620HuntsvilleAL449,72032,1277.74,796
33660MobileAL414,8361,6930.4202
33860MontgomeryAL373,922-619-0.2359
46220TuscaloosaAL241,37811,2154.91,155
50005ArkansasAR2,988,24866,2532.310,395
26300Hot SpringsAR
27860JonesboroAR
30780Little Rock-North Little Rock-ConwayAR734,62234,80353,080
38220Pine BluffAR
22220Fayetteville-Springdale-RogersAR-MO525,03261,82213.311,583
22900Fort SmithAR-OK281,2276800.2782
40004ArizonaAZ6,931,071522,7598.2113,506
22380FlagstaffAZ140,9086,4714.81,832
29420Lake Havasu City-KingmanAZ205,2495,0642.51,084
38060Phoenix-Mesa-ScottsdaleAZ4,661,537468,41011.293,680
39140PrescottAZ225,56214,5476.93,978
43420Sierra Vista-DouglasAZ125,770-5,586-4.3-625
46060TucsonAZ1,016,20635,9433.78,001
49740YumaAZ205,6319,88151,925
60000CaliforniaCA39,250,0171,917,3325.1256,077
12540BakersfieldCA884,78845,1615.45,291
17020ChicoCA226,8646,8643.11,613
20940El CentroCA180,8836,3553.61,077
23420FresnoCA979,91549,4245.37,785
25260Hanford-CorcoranCA149,785-3,197-2.1-546
31080Los Angeles-Long Beach-AnaheimCA13,310,447481,4863.841,619
31460MaderaCA154,6973,8542.6391
32900MercedCA268,67212,87451,571
33700ModestoCA541,56027,1095.36,175
34900NapaCA142,1665,6364.1312
37100Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-VenturaCA849,73826,3513.22,019
39820ReddingCA179,6312,4081.4330
40140Riverside-San Bernardino-OntarioCA4,527,837302,8727.252,400
40900Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-ArcadeCA2,296,418147,2746.928,830
41500SalinasCA435,23220,1774.93,225
41740San Diego-CarlsbadCA3,317,749222,4077.227,504
41860San Francisco-Oakland-HaywardCA4,679,166343,6057.936,939
41940San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa ClaraCA1,978,816141,8757.710,238
42020San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo GrandeCA282,88713,2884.91,927
42100Santa Cruz-WatsonvilleCA274,67312,3114.71,046
42200Santa Maria-Santa BarbaraCA446,17022,2315.22,355
42220Santa RosaCA503,07019,19041,596
44700Stockton-LodiCA733,70948,4017.110,213
46700Vallejo-FairfieldCA440,20726,8636.55,886
47300Visalia-PortervilleCA460,43718,2554.12,199
49700Yuba CityCA171,9265,03531,649
80000ColoradoCO5,540,545491,9019.791,726
14500BoulderCO322,22627,6559.43,488
17820Colorado SpringsCO712,32766,71610.314,708
19740Denver-Aurora-LakewoodCO2,853,077309,47712.244,261
22660Fort CollinsCO339,99340,36413.56,124
24300Grand JunctionCO150,0833,3662.31,682
24540GreeleyCO294,93242,10116.79,879
39380PuebloCO165,1236,0603.82,006
90000ConnecticutCT3,576,452-3,447-0.1-8,278
14860Bridgeport-Stamford-NorwalkCT944,17727,3313-497
25540Hartford-West Hartford-East HartfordCT1,206,836-5,561-0.5-3,117
35300New Haven-MilfordCT856,875-5,587-0.6-2,198
35980Norwich-New LondonCT269,801-4,248-1.6-838
47900Washington-Arlington-AlexandriaDC-VA-MD-WV6,131,977495,5618.853,508
11000District of ColumbiaDC681,17075,98712.610,793
10010DelawareDE952,06552,2495.87,989
20100DoverDE174,82712,4787.71,294
12000FloridaFL20,612,4391,763,3419.4367,525
15980Cape Coral-Fort MyersFL22,051
18880Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-DestinFL267,05931,19413.24,919
19660Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond BeachFL637,67447,380814,296
23540GainesvilleFL280,70816,4346.24,125
26140Homosassa SpringsFL
27260JacksonvilleFL1,478,212132,6179.930,196
29460Lakeland-Winter HavenFL666,14964,05410.616,724
33100Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm BeachFL6,066,387500,089964,670
34940Naples-Immokalee-Marco IslandFL365,13643,61613.68,566
35840North Port-Sarasota-BradentonFL788,45786,18912.320,444
36100OcalaFL349,02017,7175.35,506
36740Orlando-Kissimmee-SanfordFL2,441,257306,85814.459,125
37340Palm Bay-Melbourne-TitusvilleFL579,13035,7526.611,196
37460Panama CityFL199,96415,2498.32,143
37860Pensacola-Ferry Pass-BrentFL485,68436,6938.27,598
38940Port St. LucieFL465,20841,1019.711,097
39460Punta GordaFL178,46518,49711.65,271
42680Sebastian-Vero BeachFL151,56313,5359.83,771
42700SebringFL
45220TallahasseeFL379,62710,8572.91,821
45300Tampa-St. Petersburg-ClearwaterFL3,032,171248,6578.961,085
45540The VillagesFL
13000GeorgiaGA10,310,371596,8506.1110,973
10500AlbanyGA
12020Athens-Clarke CountyGA
12060Atlanta-Sandy Springs-RoswellGA5,789,700502,9759.590,650
15260BrunswickGA
19140DaltonGA
23580GainesvilleGA
25980HinesvilleGA
31420Macon-Bibb CountyGA
40660RomeGA
42340SavannahGA384,02436,42610.55,195
46660ValdostaGA
47580Warner RobinsGA
17980ColumbusGA-AL308,75513,2244.5-3,065
12260Augusta-Richmond CountyGA-SC594,91930,0465.34,872
15000HawaiiHI1,428,55764,6124.73,400
27980Kahului-Wailuku-LahainaHI165,47410,5496.81,117
46520Urban HonoluluHI992,60539,3984.1-561
19000IowaIA3,134,69383,9552.812,696
11180AmesIA
16300Cedar RapidsIA267,7999,8583.81,949
19780Des Moines-West Des MoinesIA634,72565,09211.412,145
20220DubuqueIA
26980Iowa CityIA
47940Waterloo-Cedar FallsIA
19340Davenport-Moline-Rock IslandIA-IL382,2682,5790.7-1,158
43580Sioux CityIA-NE-SD
16000IdahoID1,683,140112,1307.130,312
14260Boise CityID691,42374,86212.115,646
17660Coeur d'AleneID154,31115,84711.43,947
26820Idaho FallsID142,5729,2396.92,921
38540PocatelloID84,3771,5381.9466
30300LewistonID-WA62,6751,7852.9440
17000IllinoisIL12,801,539-40,039-0.3-37,508
14010BloomingtonIL188,6442,5111.3-289
16060Carbondale-MarionIL
16580Champaign-UrbanaIL238,5546,6652.9714
19180DanvilleIL78,111-3,514-4.3-879
19500DecaturIL106,550-4,218-3.8-827
28100KankakeeIL110,008-3,441-3-787
37900PeoriaIL376,246-2,940-0.8-1,706
40420RockfordIL339,376-10,055-2.9-1,282
44100SpringfieldIL210,015-155-0.1-935
16980Chicago-Naperville-ElginIL-IN-WI9,512,99951,4490.5-19,570
18000IndianaIN6,633,053142,5252.220,285
14020BloomingtonIN166,3366,7944.31,270
18020ColumbusIN81,4024,6166391
21140Elkhart-GoshenIN203,7816,2203.1497
23060Fort WayneIN431,80215,5483.72,430
26900Indianapolis-Carmel-AndersonIN2,004,230116,1486.217,688
29020KokomoIN82,568-184-0.2-13
29200Lafayette-West LafayetteIN216,67914,8817.42,374
33140Michigan City-La PorteIN110,015-1,452-1.3-747
34620MuncieIN115,603-2,068-1.8-416
45460Terre HauteIN170,687-1,735-1-67
21780EvansvilleIN-KY315,9484,3961.4235
43780South Bend-MishawakaIN-MI320,7401,5250.5941
22222KansasKS2,907,28948,4391.7568
29940LawrenceKS
31740ManhattanKS
45820TopekaKS233,068-800-0.3-504
48620WichitaKS644,67213,7532.21,656
21000KentuckyKY4,436,97488,312212,363
14540Bowling GreenKY171,12212,5237.92,502
21060Elizabethtown-Fort KnoxKY149,5381,1870.81,006
30460Lexington-FayetteKY506,75134,6497.36,088
36980OwensboroKY117,9593,2052.8420
31140Louisville/Jefferson CountyKY-IN1,283,43047,7203.95,847
22000LouisianaLA4,681,666136,670312,706
10780AlexandriaLA
12940Baton RougeLA835,17532,6754.15,434
25220HammondLA
26380Houma-ThibodauxLA211,5253,3491.6-662
29180LafayetteLA491,52824,7815.31,663
29340Lake CharlesLA207,4837,8543.91,988
33740MonroeLA
35380New Orleans-MetairieLA1,268,88379,0236.66,812
43340Shreveport-Bossier CityLA441,7671,9560.4-2,365
25000MassachusettsMA6,811,779246,2553.827,539
12700Barnstable TownMA214,276-1,592-0.7-345
38340PittsfieldMA126,903-4,369-3.3-768
44140SpringfieldMA630,2838,5781.4156
49340WorcesterMA-CT935,78118,9592.11,548
14460Boston-Cambridge-NewtonMA-NH4,794,447241,8525.327,692
24000MarylandMD6,016,447227,8633.921,464
12580Baltimore-Columbia-TowsonMD2,798,88688,3033.35,049
15680California-Lexington ParkMD
41540SalisburyMD-DE400,20026,4367.15,679
19060CumberlandMD-WV
25180Hagerstown-MartinsburgMD-WV263,81712,2154.92,612
23000MaineME1,331,4793,7490.32,026
12620BangorME151,806-2,114-1.4-672
30340Lewiston-AuburnME107,319-383-0.474
38860Portland-South PortlandME529,65715,55432,862
26000MichiganMI9,928,30050,8050.510,585
11460Ann ArborMI364,70919,6435.73,862
12980Battle CreekMI134,386-1,762-1.3-61
13020Bay CityMI104,747-3,024-2.8-810
19820Detroit-Warren-DearbornMI4,297,6171,304079
22420FlintMI408,615-17,175-4-1,827
24340Grand Rapids-WyomingMI1,047,09958,1595.98,762
27100JacksonMI158,460-1,788-1.1-1,005
28020Kalamazoo-PortageMI336,87710,2853.11,847
29620Lansing-East LansingMI475,09911,0672.43,305
33220MidlandMI
33780MonroeMI149,208-2,813-1.9-286
34740MuskegonMI173,4081,2200.7711
35660Niles-Benton HarborMI154,010-2,807-1.8-619
40980SaginawMI192,326-7,843-3.9-964
27000MinnesotaMN5,519,952208,8053.937,517
31860Mankato-North MankatoMN
40340RochesterMN215,8849,0074.42,177
41060St. CloudMN195,6446,5513.5964
20260DuluthMN-WI279,227-544-0.2-154
33460Minneapolis-St. Paul-BloomingtonMN-WI3,551,036202,177632,784
29000MissouriMO6,093,00096,8821.616,796
17860ColumbiaMO
27620Jefferson CityMO
27900JoplinMO
44180SpringfieldMO458,93022,2195.12,602
16020Cape GirardeauMO-IL
41180St. LouisMO-IL2,807,00219,2430.7-1,328
28140Kansas CityMO-KS2,104,50995,1714.720,045
41140St. JosephMO-KS
28000MississippiMS2,988,72618,4040.6-664
25060Gulfport-Biloxi-PascagoulaMS391,26620,4795.52,705
25620HattiesburgMS
27140JacksonMS579,22911,5842563
30000MontanaMT1,042,52051,8795.210,447
13740BillingsMT
24500Great FallsMT
33540MissoulaMT
37000North CarolinaNC10,146,788587,8736.1111,602
11700AshevilleNC452,31927,4666.56,181
15500BurlingtonNC159,6888,5445.71,831
20500Durham-Chapel HillNC559,53552,88910.48,298
22180FayettevilleNC380,38914,0783.81,967
24140GoldsboroNC
24660Greensboro-High PointNC756,13932,2854.54,363
24780GreenvilleNC177,2209,0685.41,038
25860Hickory-Lenoir-MorgantonNC364,187-1,627-0.41,304
27340JacksonvilleNC
35100New BernNC
39580RaleighNC1,302,946172,46715.331,565
40580Rocky MountNC147,323-5,060-3.3-427
48900WilmingtonNC282,57327,69010.95,025
49180Winston-SalemNC662,07921,4993.44,233
16740Charlotte-Concord-GastoniaNC-SC2,474,314257,34011.649,671
38000North DakotaND757,95283,42612.41,117
13900BismarckND131,63516,85714.71,918
22020FargoND-MN238,12429,34714.14,482
24220Grand ForksND-MN102,7434,2794.3517
31000NebraskaNE1,907,11677,0654.213,351
24260Grand IslandNE
30700LincolnNE326,92124,7648.24,094
36540Omaha-Council BluffsNE-IA924,12958,7736.89,861
33000New HampshireNH1,334,79517,9231.44,684
31700Manchester-NashuaNH407,7617,0411.81,746
12100Atlantic City-HammontonNJ270,991-3,549-1.3-2,044
34000New JerseyNJ8,944,469140,7401.69,048
36140Ocean CityNJ
45940TrentonNJ371,0233,5061-176
47220Vineland-BridgetonNJ153,797-2,831-1.8-1,444
35000New MexicoNM2,081,01516,2590.8687
10740AlbuquerqueNM909,90622,8262.64,732
22140FarmingtonNM
29740Las CrucesNM214,2074,9722.4640
42140Santa FeNM148,6514,4793.1943
32000NevadaNV2,940,058236,7748.856,300
16180Carson CityNV
29820Las Vegas-Henderson-ParadiseNV2,155,664204,39510.546,375
39900RenoNV457,66732,2307.68,240
36000New YorkNY19,745,289342,6491.8-1,894
10580Albany-Schenectady-TroyNY881,83911,1471.31,036
13780BinghamtonNY244,094-7,643-3-1,785
15380Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara FallsNY1,132,804-2,813-0.2-2,675
21300ElmiraNY86,322-2,520-2.8-798
24020Glens FallsNY126,367-2,575-2-415
27060IthacaNY104,8713,2773.2307
28740KingstonNY179,225-3,287-1.8-599
40380RochesterNY1,078,879-814-0.1-2,401
45060SyracuseNY656,510-6,115-0.9-3,498
46540Utica-RomeNY293,803-5,554-1.9-1,146
48060Watertown-Fort DrumNY114,006-2,226-1.9-3,254
35620New York-Newark-Jersey CityNY-NJ-PA20,153,634587,163335,571
39000OhioOH11,614,37373,3900.69,283
10420AkronOH702,221-982-0.1-1,137
15940Canton-MassillonOH401,281-3,147-0.8-1,374
17460Cleveland-ElyriaOH2,055,612-21,646-1-4,317
18140ColumbusOH2,041,520139,5177.321,376
19380DaytonOH800,6831,4640.2883
30620LimaOH103,742-2,584-2.4-468
31900MansfieldOH121,107-3,368-2.7-474
44220SpringfieldOH134,786-3,547-2.6-1,029
45780ToledoOH605,221-4,780-0.8-358
17140CincinnatiOH-KY-IN2,165,13950,3882.49,747
49660Youngstown-Warren-BoardmanOH-PA544,746-21,053-3.7-4,644
40040OklahomaOK3,923,561163,9584.416,147
21420EnidOK
30020LawtonOK128,077-2,214-1.7-2,091
36420Oklahoma CityOK1,373,211120,2209.616,246
46140TulsaOK987,20149,6705.36,742
41000OregonOR4,093,465255,4176.768,831
10540AlbanyOR122,8496,1775.32,405
13460Bend-RedmondOR181,30723,57414.96,365
18700CorvallisOR89,3853,8044.41,114
21660EugeneOR369,51917,7955.16,919
24420Grants PassOR85,9043,1913.91,162
32780MedfordOR216,52713,3216.62,993
41420SalemOR418,13927,40078,762
38900Portland-Vancouver-HillsboroOR-WA2,424,955198,9438.940,148
42000PennsylvaniaPA12,784,22771,8840.6-7,677
11020AltoonaPA124,650-2,426-1.9-856
14100Bloomsburg-BerwickPA84,763-800-0.9-181
16540Chambersburg-WaynesboroPA153,8514,2332.8556
20700East StroudsburgPA166,098-3,744-2.2-401
21500EriePA276,207-4,357-1.6-1,845
23900GettysburgPA102,1807630.8117
25420Harrisburg-CarlislePA568,03318,5603.42,937
27780JohnstownPA134,732-8,942-6.2-1,462
29540LancasterPA538,50019,0523.72,151
30140LebanonPA138,8635,28641,134
38300PittsburghPA2,342,299-13,992-0.6-8,972
39740ReadingPA414,8123,2400.8177
42540Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--HazletonPA555,225-8,402-1.5-2,518
44300State CollegePA
48700WilliamsportPA
49620York-HanoverPA443,7448,74621,815
10900Allentown-Bethlehem-EastonPA-NJ835,65214,3861.82,603
37980Philadelphia-Camden-WilmingtonPA-NJ-DE-MD6,070,500104,8381.88,197
44000Rhode IslandRI1,056,4263,0890.3819
39300Providence-WarwickRI-MA1,614,75013,5500.82,176
45000South CarolinaSC4,961,119325,176766,285
16700Charleston-North CharlestonSC761,15596,51114.516,552
17900ColumbiaSC817,48850,0116.57,717
22500FlorenceSC
24860Greenville-Anderson-MauldinSC884,97560,8667.411,744
25940Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-BeaufortSC
43900SpartanburgSC329,13615,8685.14,273
44940SumterSC
34820Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle BeachSC-NC449,29572,57319.316,802
46000South DakotaSD865,45449,12967,535
39660Rapid CitySD145,66111,0498.21,602
43620Sioux FallsSD255,72927,465123,840
47000TennesseeTN6,651,194294,5234.656,138
17420ClevelandTN121,2625,5044.8611
27180JacksonTN129,527-491-0.4-61
27740Johnson CityTN201,6612,9061.51,054
28940KnoxvilleTN868,54630,8713.77,377
34100MorristownTN117,3203,1272.7618
34980Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--FranklinTN1,865,298194,41511.636,337
16860ChattanoogaTN-GA551,63223,4804.44,625
17300ClarksvilleTN-KY282,34921,7148.31,361
32820MemphisTN-MS-AR1,342,84218,0181.4888
28700Kingsport-Bristol-BristolTN-VA306,334-3,182-1-381
48000TexasTX27,862,5962,618,28610.4432,957
10180AbileneTX170,3645,1123.1471
11100AmarilloTX263,34211,4094.51,729
12420Austin-Round RockTX2,056,405340,08519.858,301
13140Beaumont-Port ArthurTX409,9686,7741.71,707
15180Brownsville-HarlingenTX422,13515,9163.92,242
17780College Station-BryanTX254,92826,26011.54,888
18580Corpus ChristiTX454,72626,5386.21,991
19100Dallas-Fort Worth-ArlingtonTX7,233,323807,08212.6143,435
21340El PasoTX841,97137,8484.74,763
26420Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar LandTX6,772,470851,97114.4125,005
28660Killeen-TempleTX435,85730,5477.55,069
29700LaredoTX271,19320,8898.32,264
30980LongviewTX217,4463,0621.4204
31180LubbockTX314,84023,9728.24,152
32580McAllen-Edinburg-MissionTX849,84375,0739.710,529
33260MidlandTX168,28826,61718.81,293
36220OdessaTX157,46220,32614.8-2,227
41660San AngeloTX119,9438,1207.3455
41700San Antonio-New BraunfelsTX2,429,609287,09313.447,906
43300Sherman-DenisonTX128,2357,3716.12,698
46340TylerTX225,29015,5697.42,812
47020VictoriaTX99,9845,9816.4221
47380WacoTX265,20712,4384.92,846
48660Wichita FallsTX150,734-742-0.5177
45500TexarkanaTX-AR150,0989030.6251
49000UtahUT3,051,217275,8919.960,585
36260Ogden-ClearfieldUT654,41757,2589.612,107
39340Provo-OremUT603,30976,42314.517,947
41620Salt Lake CityUT1,186,18798,388918,686
41100St. GeorgeUT160,24522,130164,795
30860LoganUT-ID136,15910,7178.53,066
51000VirginiaVA8,411,808386,0354.844,221
13980Blacksburg-Christiansburg-RadfordVA
16820CharlottesvilleVA
25500HarrisonburgVA
31340LynchburgVA
40060RichmondVA
40220RoanokeVA
44420Staunton-WaynesboroVA
47260Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport NewsVA-NC
49020WinchesterVA-WV
50050VermontVT624,594-1,388-0.2-1,494
15540Burlington-South BurlingtonVT217,3656,1032.992
53000WashingtonWA7,288,000544,7748.1127,710
13380BellinghamWA216,80015,6607.84,636
14740Bremerton-SilverdaleWA264,81113,6745.44,297
28420Kennewick-RichlandWA283,84630,512124,684
31020LongviewWA105,1602,7522.71,782
34580Mount Vernon-AnacortesWA123,6816,7805.81,957
36500Olympia-TumwaterWA275,22222,9649.16,039
42660Seattle-Tacoma-BellevueWA3,798,902359,09410.471,805
44060Spokane-Spokane ValleyWA556,63428,8815.59,242
47460Walla WallaWA64,2781,4192.3191
48300WenatcheeWA117,6656,7706.11,658
49420YakimaWA249,6366,3992.61,521
55000WisconsinWI5,778,70888,4451.610,817
11540AppletonWI234,0798,4133.71,023
20740Eau ClaireWI166,6145,2243.2960
22540Fond du LacWI102,1445140.5201
24580Green BayWI318,23611,9953.91,823
27500Janesville-BeloitWI161,6201,2890.8286
31540MadisonWI648,92943,4927.28,315
33340Milwaukee-Waukesha-West AllisWI1,572,48216,5281.1-1,867
36780Oshkosh-NeenahWI169,8862,8921.7321
39540RacineWI195,140-288-0.1223
43100SheboyganWI115,427-83-0.1-164
48140WausauWI135,6031,5401.1-179
29100La Crosse-OnalaskaWI-MN136,9363,2712.4106
54000West VirginiaWV1,831,102-23,128-1.2-9,951
13220BeckleyWV
16620CharlestonWV217,916-9,155-4-2,459
34060MorgantownWV
37620Parkersburg-ViennaWV
26580Huntington-AshlandWV-KY-OH359,588-5,340-1.5-1,769
48260Weirton-SteubenvilleWV-OH119,271-5,184-4.2-1,248
48540WheelingWV-OH
56000WyomingWY585,50120,9883.7-1,054
16220CasperWY81,0395,5897.4-1,152
16940CheyenneWY98,1366,2556.8953
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