Special Report

The Fastest Growing City in Each State

Source: Thinkstock

11. Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, Hawaii
> Population (2016): 165,474
> Population chg. (2011-2016): +5.5% (HI: +3.7%)
> Jobs added (2011-2016): 8,400 (+12.8%)
> Unemployment: 3.1% (HI: 2.8%)
> Largest driver of growth: Natural change

Source: Thinkstock

12. Boise City, Idaho
> Population (2016): 691,423
> Population chg. (2011-2016): +10.2% (ID: +6.2%)
> Jobs added (2011-2016): 48,900 (+19.0%)
> Unemployment: 3.5% (ID: 3.6%)
> Largest driver of growth: Domestic migration

Source: Thinkstock

13. Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
> Population (2016): 238,554
> Population chg. (2011-2016): +2.2% (IL: -0.5%)
> Jobs added (2011-2016): 3,700 (+3.7%)
> Unemployment: 4.9% (IL: 5.4%)
> Largest driver of growth: International migration

Source: Wikimedia Commons

14. Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana
> Population (2016): 216,679
> Population chg. (2011-2016): +6.0% (IN: +1.8%)
> Jobs added (2011-2016): 11,800 (+13.7%)
> Unemployment: 3.8% (IN: 4.1%)
> Largest driver of growth: International migration

Source: Thinkstock

15. Des Moines-West Des Moines, Iowa
> Population (2016): 634,725
> Population chg. (2011-2016): +9.3% (IA: +2.3%)
> Jobs added (2011-2016): 41,800 (+13.1%)
> Unemployment: 2.9% (IA: 3.2%)
> Largest driver of growth: Domestic migration