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These Are The States That Gained (and Lost) the Most Congressional Seats

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Virginia
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 11
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 0
> Population change 2010-2020: 7.9% — 18th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 8,631,393 — 12th largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 8,001,024 — 12th largest

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Washington
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 10
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 0
> Population change 2010-2020: 14.6% — 7th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 7,705,281 — 13th largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 6,724,540 — 13th largest

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Wisconsin
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 8
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 0
> Population change 2010-2020: 3.6% — 14th smallest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 5,893,718 — 20th largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 5,686,986 — 20th largest

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Wyoming
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 1
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 0
> Population change 2010-2020: 2.3% — 4th smallest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 576,851 — the smallest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 563,626 — the smallest

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Colorado
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 8
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 1
> Population change 2010-2020: 14.8% — 6th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 5,773,714 — 21st largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 5,029,196 — 22nd largest

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