Rockwall County’s population increased by another 1,950 people and 2.5 percent in 2008, according to a new report by the North Central Texas Council of Governments.
The county population increased from an estimated 76,000 at the beginning of 2008 to 77,950 at the beginning of 2009 – an increase of 2.57 percent.
The City of Fate increased by 850 people to 5,650, an increase of 17.71 percent.
The population of Rockwall increased by an estimated 700 people to 32,100, an increase of 2.23 percent.
The population of Royse City increased by 50 people to 10,150, an increase of 0.5 percent.
Can’t find a breakdown of the estimates in Rowlett or McClendon-Chisholm, but after subtracting the three cities from the County total, 350 people either moved into those cities or just into the County.