These Are the Fastest Growing Cities in the U.S.

Most people are already aware of the biggest cities in the country. Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and San Francisco are not only large, but also very famous. However, when it comes to growth there are many other cities both large and small that are growing at a much faster rate in 2017. Recently, Forbes posted its annual list of America’s Fastest-Growing Cities. While some of these cities are well known, there are several others that might surprise you.

How the List Was Compiled

The list is based on several factors. In addition to population growth, Forbes also looked at employment numbers, economic output, wages and home prices.