The recent discussion concerning having enough water and infrastructure for the growing population was affirmed this week when it was reported that the state ranked second in the country in population growth with 101,000 new residents, mostly from out-of-state. The state hasn’t grown this fast since early in the century.
Demographers believe most of the newcomers will locate on the Front Range and at least 60 percent in the Denver metro area.
Denver Post: Colorado’s population jumped by 101,000 in 12 months
The Buzz: Denver metro area on a roll