Killeen, Texas ranks number 1 for fastest growing and also most affordable in the Lone Star State, but did it also come in as one of the 15 fastest growing cities overall?

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Believe it or not, over the past few years in Texas, Dallas proper has actually lost a little in population even as the overall metro with Fort Worth continues to climb towards becoming the third largest market in the United States. In fact, it is estimated that both Houston and D/FW will both move beyond Chicago in terms of total market size by the end of the next decade.

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It is actually conceivable that both of Texas's largest markets could blow by Chicago in the next 10 years. As the city of Chicago continues to lose residents year over year within city limits, Houston's city numbers will very likely pass those of Chicago in under a decade.

15 Texas Cities With The Most Growth Right Now

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To be perfectly honest, as a family who travels throughout much of the state all year long, I was very surprised to see some of the town names listed as the 15 fastest growing. There are currently several regions in Texas that the general construction mayhem within their city alone made it incredibly clear it was growing in a rapid way.

Read more about this data in this KXAN article. If you could move to any city in Texas where would you pick? Would you want to be in a fast growing community, or escape to a rural retreat?

New List Of The 15 Fastest Growing Cities In Texas

Detailed breakdown of the now 15 fastest growing cities in Texas according to this KXAN article with observations about each city.

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Whopping 6 Texas Cities Including Number One Among List Of Fastest Growing And Most Affordable

Detailed list of the 6 Texas cities that top the list of fastest growing and most affordable in the United States according to Go Banking Rates.

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Check Out These Tornado Pictures From Killeen, Round Rock and Temple, Texas

Texas had a few tornadoes on Monday, March 21. Thankfully there haven't been reports of deaths or major injuries in our area, but there was plenty of damage.

We asked listeners from Central Texas to send us your storm photos, and this is what we've got so far! If you've like to send us more to share with the rest of the community, head to our Facebook page or tap the Chat feature in our free app.

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