Austin is the 5th Fastest Growing MSA in the Nation
The US Census Bureau just released its list of the top 10 fastest growing metro areas in the nation. Austin came in respectably in 5th place, w/ 65,880 new residents in 2007. The Austin/RR MSA grew 4.3 percent in 2007.
Texas in general saw a big jump in population, most of which was in 4 metro areas: Austin/RR, DFW, Houston, & San Antonio.