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New Orleans in The Top 12 American Boomtowns | Bloomberg

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The Bloomberg news service has listed New Orleans among its "Top 12 American Boomtowns," citing the city's population recovery from Hurricane Katrina.

"The area is growing as it rebuilds from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita," the article says. "Tourism is booming, and the New Orleans area gained more residents than any other in the U.S. from 2007 to 2011. The population rose to 1.2 million in 2012."


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