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Housing Boom Continues In North Texas

The growing numbers of people has given way to a competitive housing market where buyers usually get outbid and end up having to go over budget to buy their ideal homes.

03/27/2014

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Booming Austin Sees Costs Of Living Skyrocket

Austin is booming in economic and population growth, but the city’s success is also making it more expensive.

01/05/2014

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Texas Voters OK Spending $2B On Future Water Projects

Tuesday’s ballot measure was widely expected to pass. It had the backing of environmental groups and most of the state’s top elected officials, including Republican Gov. Rick Perry.

11/05/2013

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Frisco Neighbors Protest New Gas Station

In the struggle between progress and preservation, the City of Frisco finds itself at another intersection. This time it’s Legacy and Warren.

CBSDFW.COM–10/03/2013

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Concern Over Water Supply As North Texas Continues To Grow

The phenomenal growth north of Dallas draws some concern about future growth if the water supply becomes an issue.

06/14/2013

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Big Texas Cities Show Strong Growth

New census estimates show most of the nation’s largest cities have further enhanced their allure — including several in Texas.

05/23/2013

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Population Soars In Metro Regions Of Texas

The U.S. Census Bureau reports the population of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan region soared faster over a one-year period than any other in the country, with the Houston area coming in second.

03/14/2013

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Frisco Population Growth Due In Part To School System

Families from across the state and nation are moving to the city of Frisco. While they all have their various reasons for packing up and heading out, many go to the city for one main reason: the schools.

CBS 11–12/12/2012

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Census Finds Reaching Age 90 More Likely Than Ever

Americans are more likely than ever to reach age 90, redefining in a way what it means to be old. People who are 90 or older have nearly tripled in number since 1980, to 1.9 million.

11/17/2011

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Births, Not New Immigrants, Push U.S. Latino Growth

With immigration slowing, babies born in the U.S. rather than newly arrived Mexican immigrants are now driving most of the fast growth in the Latino population.

07/14/2011

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Study: Denton Population Growing Exponentially

According to a University of North Texas study, Denton is growing at an exponential rate. Right now Denton’s population is around 119,000, but in about 20 years that number could jump to more than 200,000.

07/14/2011

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Texans Get Older In Latest Census Figures

The average age of Texans is creeping up. Figures released Thursday show that the median age of Texas residents was 33.6 last year.

05/26/2011

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