New Hampshire: 1,356,458
New Jersey: 8,882,190
New Mexico: 2,096,829
New York: 19,542,209
North Carolina: 10,488,084
North Dakota: 760,077
most populous state in the USA.
Most states are currently experiencing population growth, the largest of which can be seen in Idaho, at 6.26%. With 39,747,267 inhabitants, California is the most populous state in the USA and accounts for almost 12% of the entire country's population. Las Vegas is the 28th most populous city in the United States and is famous for its hotels, casinos, shopping centers, and upscale restaurants. Michigan's population is somewhat dense, averaging 177 people per square mile, making it the 20th most densely populated state.
The remaining four districts saw a population decline of 1.31%, 0.73%, 0.76% and 2.34%, respectively. It is the eighth largest state in the US with a current estimate of 10.63 million inhabitants, surpasses Michigan's number eight rank, and accounts for approximately 3.2% of the American population. Other top states with a population of over 10 million are Pennsylvania with 13 million and Illinois with 12.8 million, Ohio with 11.79 million, Georgia with 10.71 million, North Carolina with 10.43 million, and Michigan with 10 million. With over 217,400 inhabitants, the state capital Des Moines is the most populous city in the state and was once described as the richest city in America.