Florida Has Fastest Growing Metro In U.S.


ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ For the third year in a row, the retirement community The Villages in central Florida was the nation’s fastest-growing metro area.

New figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau show that The Villages had the nation’s fastest population growth rate at 4.3 percent from July 2014 to July 2015.

The Villages is about 60 miles northwest of Orlando.