Gaithersburg Train Station
The historic train station in Olde Town Gaithersburg, which has seen some of the highest population growth of any city in the country. (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

Boom town in the ’burbs

Gaithersburg among fastest growing cities in U.S.

The Gaithersburg population grew by about 4.4 percent last year, making it the eighth-fastest growing city in the country.