POSTED: Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 5:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 5:14am
Population gains put Houston area in the Top 5
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the Houston metro area officially topped 6 million people last summer, surpassing Philadelphia to become the nation's fifth-largest metropolitan area.
The growth is part of a continued Texas juggernaut led by Harris County. To read more on the population explosion; head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Harris-leads-nation-s-other-counties-in-growth-3460011.php