We can feel how fast some of our local communities are growing. Here’s a list of the “fastest growing cities in the U.S.” so we can see just how our cities compare to the rest of the country.
The fastest growing cities were ranked by Wallethub, who used all sorts of statistics like Sociodemographics (a fancy word that includes information about population growth) plus jobs and economy. That said, the number 1 fastest growing city in the U.S. is Ft. Myers. The fastest growing city in the Tampa Bay area is Town & Country, which came in at number 7 on the list.
Other cities from Florida in the top 15 are Cape Coral and Port Saint Lucie, which ranked 14th and 15th respectively. Spring Hill was the 36th fastest growing community in the U.S. Orlando was 43rd. Tampa was ranked 65th, while St. Petersburg was 108th and Clearwater was 215th.
Click here if you’d like to see where your city landed on the list.