One Hundred Year History of U.S. Population: U.S. Census 1910 to 2010

The following table details the U.S. population over the last one hundred years. Data, in millions, from the U.S. Census.

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                1910  1920  1930  1940  1950  1960  1970  1980  1990  2000  2010
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US              92.2 106.0 123.2 132.2 151.3 179.3 203.2 226.5 248.7 281.4 308.7
Northeast       25.9  29.7  34.4  36.0  39.5  44.7  49.0  49.1  50.8  53.6  55.3
Midwest         29.9  34.0  38.6  40.1  44.5  51.6  56.6  58.9  59.7  64.4  66.9
South           29.4  33.1  37.9  41.7  47.2  55.0  62.8  75.4  85.4 100.2 114.6
West             7.1   9.2  12.3  14.4  20.2  28.1  34.8  43.2  52.8  63.2  71.9
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Alabama          2.1   2.3   2.6   2.8   3.1   3.3   3.4   3.9   4.0   4.4   4.8
Alaska           0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.3   0.4   0.6   0.6   0.7
Arizona          0.2   0.3   0.4   0.5   0.7   1.3   1.8   2.7   3.7   5.1   6.4
Arkansas         1.6   1.8   1.9   1.9   1.9   1.8   1.9   2.3   2.4   2.7   2.9
California       2.4   3.4   5.7   6.9  10.6  15.7  20.0  23.7  29.8  33.9  37.3
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                1910  1920  1930  1940  1950  1960  1970  1980  1990  2000  2010
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Colorado         0.8   0.9   1.0   1.1   1.3   1.8   2.2   2.9   3.3   4.3   5.0
Connecticut      1.1   1.4   1.6   1.7   2.0   2.5   3.0   3.1   3.3   3.4   3.6
Delaware         0.2   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.3   0.4   0.5   0.6   0.7   0.8   0.9
DC               0.3   0.4   0.5   0.7   0.8   0.8   0.8   0.6   0.6   0.6   0.6
Florida          0.8   1.0   1.5   1.9   2.8   5.0   6.8   9.7  12.9  16.0  18.8
Georgia          2.6   2.9   2.9   3.1   3.4   3.9   4.6   5.5   6.5   8.2   9.7
Hawaii           0.2   0.3   0.4   0.4   0.5   0.6   0.8   1.0   1.1   1.2   1.4
Idaho            0.3   0.4   0.4   0.5   0.6   0.7   0.7   0.9   1.0   1.3   1.6
Illinois         5.6   6.5   7.6   7.9   8.7  10.1  11.1  11.4  11.4  12.4  12.8
Indiana          2.7   2.9   3.2   3.4   3.9   4.7   5.2   5.5   5.5   6.1   6.5
Iowa             2.2   2.4   2.5   2.5   2.6   2.8   2.8   2.9   2.8   2.9   3.0
Kansas           1.7   1.8   1.9   1.8   1.9   2.2   2.2   2.4   2.5   2.7   2.9
Kentucky         2.3   2.4   2.6   2.8   2.9   3.0   3.2   3.7   3.7   4.0   4.3
Louisiana        1.7   1.8   2.1   2.4   2.7   3.3   3.6   4.2   4.2   4.5   4.5
Maine            0.7   0.8   0.8   0.8   0.9   1.0   1.0   1.1   1.2   1.3   1.3
Maryland         1.3   1.4   1.6   1.8   2.3   3.1   3.9   4.2   4.8   5.3   5.8
Massachusetts    3.4   3.9   4.2   4.3   4.7   5.1   5.7   5.7   6.0   6.3   6.5
Michigan         2.8   3.7   4.8   5.3   6.4   7.8   8.9   9.3   9.3   9.9   9.9
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                1910  1920  1930  1940  1950  1960  1970  1980  1990  2000  2010
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Minnesota        2.1   2.4   2.6   2.8   3.0   3.4   3.8   4.1   4.4   4.9   5.3
Mississippi      1.8   1.8   2.0   2.2   2.2   2.2   2.2   2.5   2.6   2.8   3.0
Missouri         3.3   3.4   3.6   3.8   4.0   4.3   4.7   4.9   5.1   5.6   6.0
Montana          0.4   0.5   0.5   0.6   0.6   0.7   0.7   0.8   0.8   0.9   1.0
Nebraska         1.2   1.3   1.4   1.3   1.3   1.4   1.5   1.6   1.6   1.7   1.8
Nevada           0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.3   0.5   0.8   1.2   2.0   2.7
New Hampshire    0.4   0.4   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.6   0.7   0.9   1.1   1.2   1.3
New Jersey       2.5   3.2   4.0   4.2   4.8   6.1   7.2   7.4   7.7   8.4   8.8
New Mexico       0.3   0.4   0.4   0.5   0.7   1.0   1.0   1.3   1.5   1.8   2.1
New York         9.1  10.4  12.6  13.5  14.8  16.8  18.2  17.6  18.0  19.0  19.4
North Carolina   2.2   2.6   3.2   3.6   4.1   4.6   5.1   5.9   6.6   8.0   9.5
North Dakota     0.6   0.6   0.7   0.6   0.6   0.6   0.6   0.7   0.6   0.6   0.7
Ohio             4.8   5.8   6.6   6.9   7.9   9.7  10.7  10.8  10.8  11.4  11.5
Oklahoma         1.7   2.0   2.4   2.3   2.2   2.3   2.6   3.0   3.1   3.5   3.8
Oregon           0.7   0.8   1.0   1.1   1.5   1.8   2.1   2.6   2.8   3.4   3.8
Pennsylvania     7.7   8.7   9.6   9.9  10.5  11.3  11.8  11.9  11.9  12.3  12.7
Puerto Rico      1.1   1.3   1.5   1.9   2.2   2.3   2.7   3.2   3.5   3.8   3.7
Rhode Island     0.5   0.6   0.7   0.7   0.8   0.9   0.9   0.9   1.0   1.0   1.1
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                1910  1920  1930  1940  1950  1960  1970  1980  1990  2000  2010
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South Carolina   1.5   1.7   1.7   1.9   2.1   2.4   2.6   3.1   3.5   4.0   4.6
South Dakota     0.6   0.6   0.7   0.6   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.8   0.8
Tennessee        2.2   2.3   2.6   2.9   3.3   3.6   3.9   4.6   4.9   5.7   6.3
Texas            3.9   4.7   5.8   6.4   7.7   9.6  11.2  14.2  17.0  20.9  25.1
Utah             0.4   0.4   0.5   0.6   0.7   0.9   1.1   1.5   1.7   2.2   2.8
Vermont          0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.4   0.5   0.6   0.6   0.6
Virginia         2.1   2.3   2.4   2.7   3.3   4.0   4.6   5.3   6.2   7.1   8.0
Washington       1.1   1.4   1.6   1.7   2.4   2.9   3.4   4.1   4.9   5.9   6.7
West Virginia    1.2   1.5   1.7   1.9   2.0   1.9   1.7   1.9   1.8   1.8   1.9
Wisconsin        2.3   2.6   2.9   3.1   3.4   4.0   4.4   4.7   4.9   5.4   5.7
Wyoming          0.1   0.2   0.2   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.3   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.6
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Note: data in millions

SOURCE: U.S. Census Bureau

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