Killeen Ranks in Top 20 Fastest Growing Cities in Texas

Published by: Jennifer | Published on: 12 Jul, 2016
Killeen Ranks in Top 20 Fastest Growing Cities in Texas, a company committed to educating people about energy, the environment and industry-related information, ranked the city of Killeen as one of the top 20 fastest growing cities in Texas based on U.S. Census data. The team at looked at more than 1,700 cities in Texas with populations over 10,000, and determined which cities had the highest percentage of inbound movers over the past five years.

Based on the data collected, Killeen ranked number 13 in the top 20 list. Of the city’s 131,458 residents, 14.37 percent of the population had moved from outside the county, state or country. As stated in the report, “[our] city has many things to offer residents such as the Killeen Arts and Activities Center, a farmers market, Food Truck Fridays and a school district with educational opportunities such as IB courses, fine arts programs and STEM programs.” To view the full report and read about the methodology, visit’s Data Hub