Special Report

States Where the Most People Live in Cities

Portland Lighthouse, Maine
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50. Maine
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
38.7%
> Median household income: $45,815 (19th lowest)
> Largest city: Portland, Maine
> Population of largest city: 66,317

Vermont
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49. Vermont
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
38.9%
> Median household income: $49,406 (20th highest)
> Largest city: Burlington, Vermont
> Population of largest city: 42,342

View of mountains in the Potomac Highlands of West Virginia.
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48. West Virginia
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
48.7%
> Median household income: $38,218 (2nd lowest)
> Largest city: Charleston, West Virginia
> Population of largest city: 50,911

Capital Building, Jackson, Mississippi
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47. Mississippi
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
49.4%
> Median household income: $36,851 (the lowest)
> Largest city: Jackson, Mississippi
> Population of largest city: 173,631

Montana
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46. Montana
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
55.9%
> Median household income: $42,666 (11th lowest)
> Largest city: Billings, Montana
> Population of largest city: 106,979

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