California has the largest population in the United States, followed by Texas, Florida, New York, and Pennsylvania. California and Texas make up around 21% of the USA. On the east coast, New York is the most populous state, the fourth most populous in the country.. About half of the population of 20 million live in New York City..
states in New England along the northeast coast are rather small geographically, but with higher populations. Rhode Island is the smallest state by land mass, but has a higher population than many larger states, including Alaska (the largest state by land mass), Montana, and Wyoming. Montana may have a much larger landmass than Rhode Island, but it has 10,000 fewer inhabitants. The smallest state in terms of population is Wyoming, with fewer than 600,000 inhabitants and a negative growth rate of 0.60% per year.
Other states with negative population growth include Louisiana, Connecticut, Kansas, West Virginia, Hawaii, and Alaska. Surprisingly, both New York and Illinois are experiencing negative population growth despite the presence of the huge cities of New York City and Chicago.. Puerto Rico is not a state, but it is also experiencing negative population growth. Alabama's population, with an above-average density of 97 people per square mile, makes it 24. most populous state in the United States.
Montgomery, the state capital, has experienced slow yet steady population growth and is currently home to around 205,000 people. However, the largest city in Alabama in terms of population is Birmingham.. Iowa is located in the midwestern United States and shares its borders with Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Minnesota. The state has 99 counties and is the 31. most populous state in the US, although it is the 23. is the largest state by land mass.
More than half of the state's population lives in the Portland metropolitan area, which accounts for almost 70,000 inhabitants. The smallest city, Eastport, is actually the easternmost city in the United States. It has just over 1,200 inhabitants and consists almost entirely of islands connected by dams.. Nevada's capital, Carson City, with a population of 54,521, is classified as an independent city and does not belong to any of the state's seventeen districts.
The largest city in Nevada is Las Vegas, with a population of 664,304 people. Las Vegas is 28. most populous city in the United States and famous for its hotels, casinos, shopping malls and fine dining. New Hampshire is one of the six states of New England located in the northeast of the United States.. It is bordered by Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, and the Canadian province of Quebec.
It is also the seventh smallest state by land mass and the tenth least populated state.. New Hampshire was one of the original 13 states that contributed to its historic tourism to a certain extent. The New Jersey area is heavily used with an incredibly high population density of 1213 people per square mile, making it the most densely populated state in the United States. The only area that is more densely populated is the District of Columbia, which is not technically a state.
Every district in New Jersey is considered urban by the Census Bureau.. North Carolina is located on the east coast of the United States and is the ninth largest state, with an estimated 10,497,741 people. Its growth rate is around 1.13% and thus occupies the 14th. place in the nation. A significant proportion of the Oregon population is in the Willamette Valley..
Portland, Oregon's largest city, is home to 667,589 people and is the 26th. most populous city in the United States. Salem, the state capital, is also the next largest city with 177,019 inhabitants. The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is a state located in the northeast, Great Lakes, and mid-Atlantic Ocean of the United States. It is bordered by Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Lake Erie, and Ontario.
The largest city in Puerto Rico is the capital of the island, San Juan. Its population is estimated at around 395,326, making it the 46. largest city in the United States.. Puerto Rico is one of the most densely populated areas in the country, with an average of 900 people per square mile.. The state covers only 1,545 square miles, which means that the population density is an impressive 1,022 people per square mile.
Rhode Island follows New Jersey in terms of population density. This population of the United States is unevenly distributed across all states and territories.. The most populous states are California, Texas, and Florida, while the least populous states are Vermont and Wyoming.. Due to the size of the state, it is the 16th. largest in terms of land area, although the population is relatively sparse in comparison.
The largest city in Indiana is its capital, Indianapolis, with over 863,700 inhabitants, making it more populous than North Dakota alone. The largest city in South Carolina is Charleston with a population of 140,178, followed closely by the capital Columbia, with a population of 135,299. Nebraska is the fifteenth largest state in terms of area and the 38. most populous state in the country. The state of Indiana covers 36,418 square miles, making it the 38 in terms of area. largest state. However, due to its population, it is the 16th. most densely populated state in the country, with a population density of 181 people per square mile. Although the capital is Baton Rouge, the city of New Orleans is the largest in terms of both population and size of the area.
Oregon covers 95,997 square miles of land, making it the ninth largest country in the United States, although its population is sparsely spread across its territory. Little Rock serves as the state capital and, with almost 200,000 inhabitants, is the largest city in the state in terms of population. The largest city in the state is Manchester, which is also the largest city in northern New England, with a population of 111,826. Madison with a community of 248,000, Green Bay with a population of 105,207 and Kenosha with a population of 99,858 are the next largest cities. In the far northwest corner of the United States is Washington State with 7,666,343 inhabitants and 7,299 square miles in terms of surface, making Washington the 18th. largest state in the USA..
North Dakota, also known as the Peace Garden State, the Roughrider State, and the 701, is the seventeenth largest state in the region, the fifth smallest by population, and the fourth thinnest state. Kansas City, Missouri's largest city, is the sixth largest city in the Midwest and has an estimated population of around 501,094.