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In several Western and Southern states, small towns are growing quickly as fast growing metro areas swallow buy canada goose jacket cheap up more outlying towns, according to a Statelineanalysis of census estimates.

buy canada goose jacket Between 2015 and 2016, the growth was particularly strong in small towns in Utah, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Florida, Idaho, Delaware, Texas, Arizona, North Carolina and South Carolina, where small towns grew around 1 percent or more. lost population, and most others saw only Canada Goose online limited growth. (For purposes of the analysis, Stateline defined “small towns” as those having fewer than 10,000 residents, a common standard.) buy canada goose jacket

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The reasons for growth can be varied, according to Frey and other demographers. Jobs in booming cities can draw new residents to nearby small towns, where quiet streets and good schools can be especially appealing to millennials ready to raise children. In some states, canada goose urban gentrification has pushed the poor and immigrants further into outlying towns, where housing is less expensive.

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canada goose clearance sale Some of the fastest growing small towns are being swallowed up by surrounding metro areas. Among them: the former farming community of Vineyard, Utah, where a massive new housing and retail development fed by new highways has pushed the population from 139 in 2010 to almost 4,000 last year. Canada Goose sale canada goose clearance sale

Vineyard is part of canadian goose jacket a rapidly growing area between Provo and Salt Lake City that demographer Pamela Perlich of the University of Utah compared to “twin cities” Canada Goose Parka like Dallas and Fort Worth in Texas.

“The area between those two is the most rapidly growing in a rapidly growing state,” Perlich said.

cheap canada goose uk Utah County, which includes Provo and Vineyard, gained jobs at the highest rate about 5 percent of any large county in the nation last year, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics data. The area around Salt Lake City has earned the nickname “Silicon Slopes” for its combination of high tech enterprises, including the nearby National Security Agency’s Utah Data Center, and ski resorts a short plane ride from California’s Silicon Valley. cheap canada goose uk

Canada Goose Parka Washington state, where the small town population grew by almost 2 percent last year, trailing only Utah and Colorado, has seen more of its residents moving to outlying areas as a tech boom has driven up housing prices near Seattle. Canada Goose Parka

buy canada goose jacket cheap “I would love to tell you that people love the quieter small town lifestyle,” said Mayor Daryl Eidinger of Edgewood, a town 27 miles south of Seattle whose population grew 9 percent last year, from 9,810 to 10,734. “But I attribute our growth to the high cost of housing to the north of us, in Seattle,” Eidinger said, adding that he expects another 10 percent growth to be recorded this year. “It will never be as quiet as it was 20 years ago,” he added. buy canada goose jacket cheap

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The town’s population canada goose coats grew by 700 last year, to 1,971, mostly because its borders expanded to include an apartment building with 320 units, Mayor Charles Duberry said. But it was growing before that, by about 6 percent between 2010 and 2015, as more people who grew Canada Goose Jackets up there bought land and built their own houses.

“When people come here they feel welcome, and that makes a big difference,” Duberry said. Many residents, including Duberry, work in local shipyards.

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The small town population in Texas grew by 30,791 last year, the biggest increase of any state. As in Utah, many of those small towns are “in the path of economic growth” near expanding cities, said Lloyd Potter, Texas’s state demographer.

Canada Goose Online “Those small towns are in the midst of fairly dramatic economic and population growth because they’re close to areas where a lot of jobs are being created,” said Potter. Canada Goose Online

The fastest growing small town in Texas is Fulshear, outside Houston, which has been growing by more than 1,000 residents annually since 2013 and now canada goose deals has almost 8,000 residents. The population of Dripping Springs, west of Austin, grew 26 percent last year, to 3,140.

But some northwestern parts of the state have generally been left out, with some small towns shrinking as aging residents move toward cities where their children now live, Potter said.

Small town population shrank in 16 states, with Illinois, New York and Pennsylvania each shedding more than 10,000 small town residents. Small towns in New York lost 16,903 residents, making it the state with the largest decline. Department of Agriculture who tracks changes in rural Canada Goose Outlet areas.

Both groups accept longer commutes as the price of more affordable housing and better schools, said McMahon, who has written about recent declines in upstate rural population.

Some areas known for scenic beauty and recreation are also doing well, Cromartie said. He pointed to Waterford, New York, south of Saratoga Springs, which was the fastest growing small town in New York last year, up 6 percent buy canada goose jacket to 2,167 residents.

canada goose Scenic destinations like the Saratoga area were hit hard by the housing crisis and recession but showed a lot of improvement nationwide between 2015 and 2016, Cromartie said canada canada goose clearance sale goose.

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