Local News

Triangle Growth Reaches Milestone

Posted March 21, 1997 12:00 a.m. EST

— The Research Triangle area has experience rapid growth for several years, but a milestone has now been reached.

The latest figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show the area's population has surpassed the 1 million mark. All but one of the six Triangle Counties reported growth of more than 10 percent between 1990 and 1996.