The Explosive Northern Growth Of Metro Dallas

[Originally published by Forbes]


Plano, TX–The Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex is the second fastest-growing metro in the nation. According to Census figures, from July of 2014 to July of 2015, it added 144,704 people, trailing only Houston. This is nothing new, as Dallas has, along with the other Big 4 in Texas, consistently been among the nation’s 10 fastest-growing major metros for years. But these figures are still just numbers on a page. What does the growth look like in real life? Recently, I spent a day driving through the metroplex’s northern portion, finding it to be endless and explosive…[read the rest at Forbes]