Are you curious about where the Americans have been moving? The latest report by the Census Bureau says that they are moving to the western and southern regions of the US. The Census agency said that from 2010 to 2020, these areas experienced a high growth. As a matter of fact, the Southern region became one of the top areas with large American cities and a population of about 50,000. Texas, especially, has the top fifteen rapidly growing American cities. During the COVID-19 pandemic, several people are leaving the giant hubs such as San Francisco and New York City and looking for somewhere else. We have gathered the data from the Census Bureau regarding the population increase and ranked the cities over a period of 10 years on the basis of population. Let’s have a look at the topmost 20 rapidly growing American cities beginning with the number 20.
The first rapidly growing city is Redmond, Washington in our list. The percent population change from 2010 to 2020 has been 32%. The total number of people grew to 17,418 from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2020. Although Redmond is a quite expensive city, it is one of the most sought after cities to live. It is also home to various notable tech companies such as Microsoft Corporation and Nintendo. The second one of the list is Goodyear, Arizona. The percent population change from 2010 to 2020 has been 33.1%. The total number of people grew to 21,579 from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2020. It has a low living cost and is notable for its sporting grounds like Goodyear Ballpark. Here the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds baseball teams do their training. The third smart American city on our list is Round Rock, Texas. The percent population change from 2010 to 2020 has been 33.3%. The total number of people grew to 33,351 from April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2020. It has a quite good system of schools. The Texas Education Agency has their best school system in this city. The headquarters of the Dell Technologies Inc are also based here which makes it a famous city. If you are interested in learning more about fastest growing cities in America, then jump to Top 25 Fastest Growing Large Cities in the US.