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The Fastest Growing City In Each State

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New Mexico: Las Cruces, NM
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 5.8% (state: 2.3%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 7.6% (state: 7.9%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 1.3% (state: -0.6%)
> Median household income: $43,038 (state: $51,945)

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New York: Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 1.2% (state: -0.2%)
> May 2021 unemployment: N/A (state: 7.8%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: N/A (state: 2.7%)
> Median household income: $85,152 (state: $72,108)

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North Carolina: Raleigh-Cary, NC
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 25.6% (state: 11.2%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 3.8% (state: 4.8%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 25.6% (state: 13.3%)
> Median household income: $80,096 (state: $57,341)

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North Dakota: Fargo, ND-MN
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 19.1% (state: 13.8%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 3.2% (state: 4.0%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 14.8% (state: 9.3%)
> Median household income: $62,820 (state: $64,577)

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Ohio: Columbus, OH
> 2010-2020 pop. growth: 12.5% (state: 1.4%)
> May 2021 unemployment: 4.9% (state: 5.0%)
> 2010-2020 employment growth: 15.6% (state: 4.3%)
> Median household income: $67,207 (state: $58,642)

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