Folks moving to Ft. Bend County

March 24, 2009 9:45:02 AM PDT
Fort Bend County is in the top 20 when it comes to fastest growing counties in the United States.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

According to recent census bureau data, Fort Bend County's population grew nearly five percent between July 2007 and July 2008. That rate makes it the nation's 14th fastest growing county. Fort bend's population is now more than 532,000.

The number one fastest growing county in the US is Louisiana's St. Bernard Parish, which grew by nearly 13 percent.

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