Fort Worth’s becomes 13th largest in U.S.
Fort Worth is now the 13th-largest city in the US, behind Jacksonville, Florida, and ahead of Columbus, Ohio, as well as San Francisco, according to the latest Census Bureau population estimates released Thursday.
Last year, Fort Worth ranked 15th but the city added 19,552 people between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018, to reach a population of 895,000. It was the third-largest gain behind Phoenix and San Antonio.
Traffic is expected to increase by 40% over the next 20 years along Interstate 20 just west of the merge with Interstate 30.
Source: Fort Worth Star Telegram: http://bit.ly/FortWorthGrowth