Florida's population grew by 293,000 over this period, reaching 19.9 million. The population of New York increased by 51,000 to 19.7 million. California remained the nation's most populous state in 2014, with 38.8 million residents, followed by Texas, at 27.0 million.
Which states have the highest population?
US States (plus Washington D.C.) Population and Ranking
|State||Population Ranking||Population Census Data: 2013|
The 10 Most Populous States on July 1, 2015
Size (Total Area)
|Rank||State||Size (land & water) (square miles)|
|All United States||3,794,083.06|
The Top 10 Largest U.S. Cities by Population
- New York City, NY. Population: 8,550,405.
- Los Angeles, CA. Population: 3,971,883.
- Chicago, IL. Population: 2,720,546.
- Houston, TX. Population: 2,296,224.
- Philadelphia, PA. Population: 1,567,442.
- Phoenix, AZ. Population: 1,563,025.
- San Antonio, TX. Population: 1,469,845.
- San Diego, CA. Population: 1,394,928.
US States - Ranked by Population 2018
The largest US cities: Cities ranked 1 to 100
|Rank||City; State||2010 population|
|1||New York City; New York||8,175,133|
|2||Los Angeles; California||3,792,621|
Top 10 Most Populous States: 2017
The Largest States in the U.S. by Area
|Rank||State||Area (in square miles)|
Here are the 10 most populated cities in the world, as reported by Time.
- Osaka, Japan.
- Mexico City, Mexico.
- Beijing, China.
- São Paulo, Brazil.
- Mumbai, India.
- Shanghai, China.
- Delhi, India.
- Tokyo, Japan.
Q. What are the largest states and provinces in the world, in terms of area?
America's largest cities
|100 Largest Cities By Population|
|1||New York, New York||8,405,837|
|2||Los Angeles, California||3,884,307|
According to the census of 2001, the total population of West Bengal was 8,01,76,197. The state with the lowest population density is Arunachal Pradesh and the Union Territory with the lowest density of population is Andaman & Nicobar Islands. The Union Territory with the highest population density is Delhi.
Most Densely Populated U.S. States
|Rank||State||People Per Square Mile|
Least Densely Populated States
- Alaska. Alaska is by far the least densely populated of the US states and has 1.3 persons per square mile.
- Wyoming. The second least densely populated state is Wyoming with six people per square mile.
- North Dakota.
- South Dakota.
- New Mexico.
The United States of America. The District of Columbia is a federal district, not a state. Many lists include DC and Puerto Rico, which makes for 52 "states and other jurisdictions".
Countries With The Smallest Populations
The 50 U.S. states, in alphabetical order, along with each state's flag:
|TOP 10 MOST POPULOUS COUNTRIES (July 1, 2018)|
|Rank. Country||Population||Rank. Country. Population|
|1. China||1,384,688,986||6. Pakistan|
|2. India||1,296,834,042||7. Nigeria|
|3. United States||329,256,465||8. Bangladesh|