Special Report

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

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Florida
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 28
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 1
> Population change 2010-2020: 14.6% — 8th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 21,538,187 — 3rd largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 18,801,310 — 4th largest

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Montana
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 2
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 1
> Population change 2010-2020: 9.6% — 14th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 1,084,225 — 7th smallest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 989,415 — 7th smallest

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North Carolina
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 14
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 1
> Population change 2010-2020: 9.5% — 15th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 10,439,388 — 9th largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 9,535,483 — 10th largest

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Oregon
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 6
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 1
> Population change 2010-2020: 10.6% — 11th largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 4,237,256 — 24th smallest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 3,831,074 — 24th smallest

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Texas
> Number of representatives based on 2020 Census: 38
> Change from 2010 apportionment: 2
> Population change 2010-2020: 15.9% — 3rd largest increase
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2020 29,145,505 — 2nd largest
> Resident population, Apr 1, 2010 25,145,561 — 2nd largest