Special Report

The Fastest Shrinking Place In Every State

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New Mexico: Zuni Pueblo
> 2010-2019 population change: -26.5% (state: +3.9%)
> Median household income: $39,881 (state: $49,754)
> 5-yr. avg. unemployment: 19.8% (state: 6.7%)
> Total population: 7,001 in 2019, 9,527 in 2010

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New York: South Nyack
> 2010-2019 population change: -39.0% (state: +1.8%)
> Median household income: $105,114 (state: $68,486)
> 5-yr. avg. unemployment: 2.9% (state: 5.5%)
> Total population: 3,387 in 2019, 5,548 in 2010

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North Carolina: James City
> 2010-2019 population change: -14.1% (state: +10.7%)
> Median household income: $53,514 (state: $54,602)
> 5-yr. avg. unemployment: 9.1% (state: 5.6%)
> Total population: 5,354 in 2019, 6,236 in 2010

North Dakota: Bottineau
> 2010-2019 population change: -14.4% (state: +14.7%)
> Median household income: $55,185 (state: $64,894)
> 5-yr. avg. unemployment: 7.5% (state: 2.8%)
> Total population: 2,094 in 2019, 2,445 in 2010

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Ohio: Wheelersburg
> 2010-2019 population change: -14.3% (state: +1.2%)
> Median household income: $58,730 (state: $56,602)
> 5-yr. avg. unemployment: 5.6% (state: 5.3%)
> Total population: 6,082 in 2019, 7,099 in 2010