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Austin Booms; Cost Of Living Rising

Updated: Monday, January 6 2014, 07:03 AM CST
A new report shows economic and population is impacting housing prices in Austin.

The Associated Press reports the city’s success has made the cost of living more expensive for longtime residents and transplants.

The report says the population grew from an estimated 674,000 to 830,000 in 2003.

The growth is also making the suburbs around Austin more expensive.

The success of Austin is making Central Texas one of the fastest growing areas in the nation.
Austin Booms; Cost Of Living Rising

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