Dane County posts Wisconsin's highest growth

Posted at 8:26 AM, Mar 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-25 10:03:43-04
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The U.S. Census Bureau reports that Dane County had Wisconsin's highest rate of population growth last year.
The Wisconsin State Journal newspaper reports that Dane County gained about 6,700 people from July 2014 to July 2015.
Its growth rate was about 1.3 percent, making it the only county in the state to go over 1 percent.
The Census report Thursday showed that Menominee County was No. 2, at 0.9 percent.
Brown County and Grant County tied at 0.8 percent.
St. Croix County filled out the top-five at 0.7 percent.