Special Report

States Where the Most People Live in Cities

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15. Texas
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
84.7%
> Median household income: $48,615 (24th highest)
> Largest city: Houston, Texas
> Population of largest city: 2.17 million

Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, Colorado
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14. Colorado
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
86.2%
> Median household income: $54,046 (15th highest)
> Largest city: Denver, Colorado
> Population of largest city: 633,777

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13. Maryland
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
87.2%
> Median household income: $68,854 (the highest)
> Largest city: Baltimore, Maryland
> Population of largest city: 622,271

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12. New York
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
87.9%
> Median household income: $54,148 (14th highest)
> Largest city: New York, New York
> Population of largest city: 8.35 million

Hartford, Connecticut
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11. Connecticut
> Pct. of population living in urban areas:
88.0%
> Median household income: $64,032 (4th highest)
> Largest city: Bridgeport, Connecticut
> Population of largest city: 146,680

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