Special Report

The Fastest Growing City In Each State

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Alabama: Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 25.8% (state: 3.0%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 2.9% (state: 3.4%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 25.0% (state: 5.1%)
> Median household income: $56,439 (state: $51,734)

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Alaska: Anchorage, AK
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 4.2% (state: 2.9%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 6.4% (state: 6.6%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: -4.8% (state: -7.3%)
> Median household income: $80,676 (state: $75,463)

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Arizona: Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 20.7% (state: 16.1%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 6.1% (state: 6.7%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 25.2% (state: 19.4%)
> Median household income: $67,896 (state: $62,055)

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Arkansas: Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 24.7% (state: 3.9%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 3.4% (state: 4.4%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 30.7% (state: 6.8%)
> Median household income: $61,674 (state: $48,952)

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California: Stockton, CA
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 12.1% (state: 5.7%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 8.7% (state: 7.7%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 26.0% (state: 13.0%)
> Median household income: $68,997 (state: $80,440)