Charlotte ranks #1 fastest-growing US city - | WBTV Charlotte

Charlotte ranks #1 fastest-growing US city

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Despite a tough economy, the US Census bureau reports Charlotte saw record growth of nearly 65 percent from 2000 to 2010. Analysts say bank jobs are a large contributor to that.

Two other cities in the Carolinas made the top 10 list.

Raleigh came in number 2 with more than 63 percent growth.

And Greenville south Carolina snagged the number 9 spot.

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