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Survey lists Parker among top growth counties in U.S.

The Weatherford Democrat, From Staff Reports, Fri Sep 06, 2013 –

A study of 750 counties across the U.S. listed Parker County as one of the fastest growing counties in the nation.

The results of a survey by the website NerdWallet were released earlier this week. Parker County was listed 11th, narrowly missing the listing’s top 10 by just seven-tenths of a point. Three other Texas counties – Guadalupe, Fort Bend and Williamson – each made the list’s top 10. Topping the ranking was Orleans Parish in Louisiana.

NerdWallet, a website dedicated to helping consumers make smart and informed spending and living choices, analyzed specific U.S. Census Data of 750 counties for the period 2007-2011.

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