Census: Ankeny is 4th-fastest growing large city in US

Seattle moved into the top spot after registering yet another year of remarkable growth in 2017. The city’s population hit an estimated 725,000 gaining 17,500 people from

Six of Suffolk County's 10 towns, according to the data released Thursday, saw drops in population from 2016 to 2017 that, while small on a percentage basis, were the continuation of a downward trend.

The overall population of Florida grew about 2 million from 2010 to almost 21 million by 2017.

The gain here was more than those reported for Irvine, Calif., and Henderson, Nev.; and just behind those recorded for Atlanta, San Diego and Austin, Texas. Phoenix was next with 1.6 million, and Dallas gained 1.3 million.

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Jacksonville leading state in growth, according to Census Bureau

The figures underscored the agency's estimates by county, released in March, that showed growth in Nassau County of more than 3,600 people was responsible for Long Island's modest increase in 2017, even as Suffolk County lost population.

Jacksonville was No. 13 on the list, gaining 11,169 residents between 2016 and 2017 for a total population of 892,062.

Through July 2017, according to the report, Clinton has an estimated population loss of 1,405, outdistancing Fort Dodge, the second-biggest drop in Iowa, by more than 500. The city faces an ongoing lead-tainted water crisis, though the population decline was less than the previous year.

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Based on the March estimates, the state has grown 6.8 percent from the 814,180 residents who were counted for the 2010 census.

Also note the Census population are estimates, and the margin of error increases as community size decreases.

The nation's top cities by population were NY (8.6 million), Los Angeles (4 million), Chicago (2.7 million), Houston (2.3 million) and Phoenix (1.6 million).

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Suffolk County has more people than Nassau - 1,492,953 versus 1,369,514, according to the 2017 estimates released in March - but the county had a loss of almost 1,400 residents in the one-year period.

San Antonio, Texas, had the largest growth in 2017 with 24,208 newcomers. West Virginia and Rhode Island were tied as the slowest-growing states with increases of 0.2 percent.

Eugene grew 8 percent over that period, when it added an estimated 12,486 residents. Rounding out the top three fast-growing cities were New Braunfels (adding 8 percent) and Pflugerville (adding 6.5 percent).

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"We can plow down a field in less than a day and have the basic core structure up in less than a week and you have a whole neighborhood in less than a month", said Daemie Kennedy.

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