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Maricopa County boomed in 2016, but Pinal benefited from the echo

by in AZ Business Magazine

Maricopa County added more people last year than any other county in the nation, but it was neighboring Pinal County that posted the fastest growth rate in the state, a beneficiary of overflow from its neighbor to the north. The Census Bureau said in a late March population report that Arizona added 113,506 people from… Read More →

West Valley cities saw some of nation’s fastest growth

West Valley

Two West Valley cities were among the fastest growing in the nation in 2015, according to Census Bureau estimates released Thursday. Goodyear and Buckeye finished 14th and 15th, respectively, with each city growing by 4.3 percent between July 1, 2014, and July 1, 2015, the Census said. The additional 3,281 residents in Goodyear brought the… Read More →

Arizona Gains One House Of Representatives Seat From The 2010 Census

Arizona Gains Seat House of Representatives
by in Politics

It all starts with the census! The American Constitution mandates that every ten years our federal government must run a census. Once the census is complete, there is a massive political trickle-down effect. The first and most obvious result of a new census is changes to congressional representation. There are 435 seats in the U.S.… Read More →