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Columbus Surpasses Indianapolis to Become 14th Largest City in US

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Surpasses Indianapolis to Become 14th Largest City in US

According to the latest US Census estimates, Columbus is no longer the 15th largest city in the US. As of July 1st, 2016, our estimated population of 860,090 has moved us past Indianapolis (estimated population of 855,164) to take the title of 14th largest city in the US. Year-over-year, the estimated growth represents an increase of 10,046 new […]

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Franklin County Now Largest in Ohio

Walker Evans Walker Evans Franklin County Now Largest in Ohio

According to the latest US Census data, Franklin County is now the largest in the State of Ohio, surpassing Cuyahoga County for the first time. The data now indicates that Franklin County has an estimated population of 1,264,518 as of 2016, with Cuyahoga County clocking in at 1,249,352 — a difference of 15,166 people. Since […]

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Dublin May Surpass Newark as Largest Suburb in Central Ohio by 2020

Walker Evans Walker Evans Dublin May Surpass Newark as Largest Suburb in Central Ohio by 2020

Every year, the City of Newark grows by 83 new residents while the City of Dublin adds 670 new residents. If these growth rates continue, Dublin's population will surpass Newark's by 2020.

Every year, the City of Newark sees approximately 83 new residents added to its population, while the City of Dublin adds approximately 670 new residents. If these growth rates continue, Dublin is expected to surpass Newark by 2020 to become the region’s largest suburb.

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Columbus Surpasses 850,000 Residents in New Census Estimates

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Surpasses 850,000 Residents in New Census Estimates

The United States Census Bureau released its annual city and town population estimates yesterday, which calculates year-over-year growth for US cities between July 1, 2014 and July 1, 2015. During that timeframe, the City of Columbus (not counting its suburbs) grew by 12,175 residents — a rate of 1.5 percent — to an estimated total of […]

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Columbus Home Prices Climbed 7.2 Percent in Past Year

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Home Prices Climbed 7.2 Percent in Past Year

Good news for home owners, and bad news for prospective home buyers. According to a report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), the median home price in Columbus has risen over seven percent in the past year — which means appreciation for current owners, but a higher price tag for those looking to buy. The […]

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Columbus Region Grows to 2 Million Population Milestone

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Region Grows to 2 Million Population Milestone

According to newly released US Census estimates for 2015, the Columbus Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) officially surpassed the two million mark at some point last year to a grand total of 2,021,632 people. The Columbus MSA is still slightly smaller than Cincinnati’s regional population of 2.1 million people, but is likely to surpass Cleveland’s declining 2.06 […]

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Columbus Named one of America’s Next Boom Towns

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Named one of America’s Next Boom Towns

Forbes contributor Joel Kotkin published an article on Thursday, highlighting the country’s top metro areas for continued growth over the next decade. Columbus landed at 14th place on the list, and was the the only midwest metro other than Minneapolis to be recognized. The metrics used to determine the rankings weighed the cities based upon […]

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