Not only has Texas experienced significant net internal migration, it has been the fastest growing state in the United States.
Kauffman County, Texas — this story First published in the Dallas Business JournalWFAA News Partner.
Kauffman, Rockwall, and Parker counties all rank among the top 10 counties with the fastest population growth from 2021-2022. According to the U.S. Census Bureau Vintage 2022 Estimates.
Not only has Texas experienced significant net internal migration, but Texas has Fastest growing state in the USIt joins the state of California with a population of over 30 million.
Kauffman County ranks second in the nation with a population of 172,366 and a growth rate of 8.9%. Rockwall followed, with a population of 123,208 and a growth rate of 5.7%, which put him in sixth place. Parker County ranked eighth with a population of 165,834 and a growth rate of 5.6% for him.
Whitman County, Washington took the number one spot in the United States with an overall population growth rate of 10.1%. Her two other Texas counties took 9th and her 10th spot respectively – Komar and Chambers.
According to the Census Bureau, Texas had six of the 10 largest counties in 2022. Collin and Denton counties contributed to the increase along with other Texas counties such as Harris, Fort Bend, Bexar, and Montgomery. Together, the six counties totaled an increase of 209,182 inhabitants in her.
“Some city counties, such as Dallas and San Francisco, have seen a slower pace of internal migration in 2021-2022 compared to the previous year. has returned, and the population has fully recovered.” Christine HartleyThe Assistant Director of Estimates and Forecasts for the Census Bureau’s Population Division said in a prepared statement.
Los Angeles County recorded the largest population decline in 2022, losing more than 90,704 residents as measured by net internal migration.
https://www.wfaa.com/article/money/business/3-north-texas-counties-were-among-counties-with-largest-population-increases/287-3a74db2a-cd49-4f38-b8eb-60333f8ecf52 A county in North Texas was one of the counties with a growing population