Lower Manhattan Sees Population Rise After 9/11 Attacks


One World Trade Center rises under construction on October 22, 2012... News PhotoBusiness,Construction Industry,Finance,New York City,One World Trade Center,USA,VerticalPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 22: One World Trade Center (TOP C) rises under construction on October 22, 2012 in New York City. The Census Bureau reported last month that between 2000 and 2010 the downtown population grew by nearly 40,000 people, in spite of the September 11 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center. One World Trade Center is scheduled to open in 2014 at the symbolic height of 1,776 feet and will be the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)