15 emerging U.S. downtowns

Published: Mar 29 2013 04:23:22 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 03 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

America's major metro area downtowns have experienced double-digit population growth in the decade ending 2010, more than double the rate of growth for their overall cities, according to the U.S. census. Take a look at the emerging downtowns in these U.S. cities.

Emerging downtowns - Denver
1 / 17
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Denver. Downtown Denver (specifically, the LoDO neighborhood) is a trendy spot with over 100 restored Victorian warehouses and buildings filled with art galleries, boutiques, local eateries and nightclubs.

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • Leonard Nimoy

    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

    Remembering Leonard Nimoy

    Actor Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock on "Star Trek," died Friday at 83. Here is a look at his life.

On this Day

  • Mister Rogers, blurb size

    PBS

    On this day: February 27

    Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.