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Change in Resident Population

Change in Resident Population
Change in Resident Population
  • Texas gained more residents between July 2019-2020 than the entire West region combined
  • 85% of the total U.S. resident population gains for the year are in the South region
  • High-cost states like New York, Illinois and California saw the largest decrease in population and low-tax, business-friendly states like Texas, Florida and Arizona saw the largest gains
  • As a percentage of population, Idaho, Arizona and Nevada experienced the largest increase in population

Sources

U.S. Census, Estimates in Resident Population, July 2019-2020, Released December 2020