Special Report

States Where the Most People Live in Cities

Mount Washington, New Hampshire (Train)
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40. New Hampshire
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
60.3%
> Median household income: $61,042 (7th highest)
> Largest city: Manchester, New Hampshire
> Population of largest city: 110,065

Wind Farm, Iowa
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39. Iowa
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
64.0%
> Median household income: $47,961 (24th lowest)
> Largest city: Des Moines, Iowa
> Population of largest city: 206,702

Wyoming
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38. Wyoming
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
64.8%
> Median household income: $53,512 (16th highest)
> Largest city: Cheyenne, Wyoming
> Population of largest city: 61,470

Alaska
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37. Alaska
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
66.0%
> Median household income: $64,576 (3rd highest)
> Largest city: Anchorage, Alaska
> Population of largest city: 298,178

Canoes, North Carolina
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36. North Carolina
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
66.1%
> Median household income: $43,326 (12th lowest)
> Largest city: Charlotte, North Carolina
> Population of largest city: 774,807