Population Boom in Denver?

American City Business Journal, parent company of the Denver Business Journal, projects that the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood population will increase from 2.8 million in 2015 to 4.3 million in 2040, roughly 52%. Denver ranked 9th in projected population growth among major U.S. metro areas. The areas projected to have the highest growth are Austin, TX, Ft Myers, FL, and Raleigh, NC. See the Denver Business Journal for information about the study methodology and data.