Results from a partial census count in Fishers put the suburb’s population at 87,887, an increase of 14.4 percent since 2010.
The population boost means more tax dollars will flow into the city, since several tax distributions are based on certified population figures counted once every 10 years by the U.S. Census Bureau.
In fast-growing suburbs, that means communities can miss out on hundreds of thousands of dollars every year. In 2010, the population in Fishers was 76,794.
Read more from the source: Indianapolis Business Journal.