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Chris' list: Fastest growing cities

Some U.S. cities recently plagued by the housing crisis are seeing a population boom. Forbes is out with its list of the fastest growing cities.
Chris' List (Jansing)
Chris' List

Some U.S. cities recently plagued by the housing crisis are seeing a population boom. Forbes is out with its list of the fastest growing cities. Here are the top five cities and how their populations have grown since 2000:

  • Charlotte, North Carolina: population is up almost 33 percent since 2000
  • Orlando, Florida: up 34 percent
  • Las Vegas, Nevada: up 44 percent
  • 2. Austin, Texas: up 45 percent
  • 1. Raleigh, North Carolina: up 48 percent