Published On: May 15 2013 01:06:06 PM CDTUpdated On: May 16 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT
Bloomberg Rankings sorted through U.S. Census data for metropolitan areas to rank those with the greatest population growth, then scored areas on growth in gross domestic product, adjusted for inflation. They combined the two scores and winnowed the list to regions with more than 1 million residents to find the top 12 American boomtowns.
3. San Jose, Calif.
7. Dallas (Score: 88.82)
10. Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, North Carolina 2007 Population: 1,651,568 2011 Population: 1,795,472 Percent Change: 8.71 GDP Compound Annual Growth: 0.14%
9. Portland-Beaverton Oregon, Vancouver Washington
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department is urging anyone that was a witness to a traffic collision that occurred at the Patterson Avenue and Overpass Road intersection in Goleta Tuesday, to come forward.
A Los Angeles judge sentenced 54-year-old Kelly Gearhart to 14 years in a federal prison Thursday morning. The former Atascadero 'Citizen of the Year' was convicted of fraud and money laundering after costing millions of dollars to investors who had contributed money into Central Coast real estate projects.