Greater OKC has five out of the top six fastest-growth counties in OKPublished: Friday, October 15, 2021 By: Eric Long Source: VeloCity Newsletter
- From 2010-2020, five counties from the Greater Oklahoma City Region were among the top six fastest-growing counties in Oklahoma: Canadian, Logan, McClain, Cleveland, and Oklahoma Counties.
- Canadian County is the fastest-growing county in Oklahoma and 27th-fastest in the nation.
- The Oklahoma City metro grew by more than 170,000 people over the last decade, growing by 14%.
- Out of the 40 metros larger than Oklahoma City, OKC is growing at a faster rate than two-thirds of them.
- Oklahoma City is now one of only 14 cities in the U.S. to add over 100,000 people since 2010.
GREATER OKC 10-COUNTY POPULATION GROWTH (2010-2020)
For comprehensive Economic Indicators and Regional Data, please visit your Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Economic Development Division at www.greateroklahomacity.com or contact Eric Long, Research Economist – 297-8976; firstname.lastname@example.org.