New home starts are increasing in Dayton, Ohio’s Greene County. From April through July, 2013 there were 194 home starts.
Read more here about new construction in Dayton here from the Business Journal.
To realize an increase, the counties needed to experience either an increase in population or a boost in the amount earned by each resident. If both of those factors increased, it is a strong indication of positive economic expansion.
What Ohio County ranked #1? Delaware County (in northern Columbus) grew by 954%.
The fastest growth rate area in the U.S. goes to Douglas County in Colorado which grew by 2,083%. This area was formerly ranch land that has since been suburbanized.
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