Greater Oklahoma City has five out of the top 10 fastest-growth counties in the state

Published Monday, April 13, 2020
by Eric Long

From 2018-2019, five counties from the Greater Oklahoma City region were among the top 10 fastest-growing counties in Oklahoma. (Canadian, Logan,McClain, Cleveland, Oklahoma County)

• Canadian County is the fastest-growing county in the entire state of Oklahoma.

• The Oklahoma City MSA grew by over 15,000 people from 2018 to 2019.

• While the OKC Metro growth has slowed to 1.10%, it is double the nation’s growth rate at 0.5%.

• The 10-county region has experienced a 7.79% growth from 2018 to 2019.

For comprehensive Economic Indicators and Regional Data, please visit your Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Economic Development Division at www.greateroklahomacity.com/economicindicators or contact Eric Long, Research Economist – 297-8976; elong@okcchamber.com.

This article originally appeared in the April 2020 edition of The Point.

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