Population numbers prove positive for Commerce, Greenville

Commerce, Greenville – Greenville and Commerce added more citizens during the latest population estimate. Population estimates released Thursday by the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) do however reveal that growth came at a slow pace. Nevertheless, between 2006 and 2007, Greenville saw an increase of 250 residents, while Commerce added 50 people. Greenville and Commerce were the only two cities in Hunt County to see an increase in population between 2006 and d 2007.

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