August 24th, 2007 3:44 PM by Heather Brown
Fast Cities 2007 Austin, Texas
Population: 1.5 Million
Leading Indicator: Highest number by far of Wi-Fi hot spots per capita in the United States.
Fast Companies: Dell Computer; Whole Foods Market
Austin's young population (75% is under 45), fuels a White-Hot entertainment industry. The South by Southwest Festival draws thousands of media professionals to the "Live-Music Capital of the World" (1,580 Bands and 70 Venues!).Film production has increased tenfold in a decade. The result: a host of young media and related technology companies, like Robert Rodriguez's Troublemaker Studios and Powerhouse Animation Studios.
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