The 'Space City' Might Have More People Than Chicago In 2030
Experts say Houston will pass Chicago as the third most populated U.S. city. What's behind the Texas city's population boom?By Eugene Daniels | September 13, 2015
The city that brought you Beyonce and Jim Parsons will soon pass Chicago as the third most populated city in the U.S.
A report by the Kinder Institute for Urban Research says if both Houston and Chicago keep growing at current rates, the shake-up is inevitable. In 2014, Houston added 36,000 new residents, dwarfing Chicago's 82 new additions.
But why are so many people flocking to Houston? Well, it's likely a couple of things: specifically, land and economy. (Video via Expedia)