Special Report

This Is the Largest City in Every State

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Colorado: Denver
> City population in 2019: 705,576
> Population change between 2015-2019: 8.61%
> State population in 2019: 5,610,349
> Share of state pop. living in Denver: 12.58%
> Denver land area: 154.6 sq. miles
> Denver pop. density: 3,923 per sq. mile
> Second largest city in Colorado: Colorado Springs (2019 pop: 464,871)

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Connecticut: Bridgeport
> City population in 2019: 145,639
> Population change between 2015-2019: -1.15%
> State population in 2019: 3,575,074
> Share of state pop. living in Bridgeport: 4.07%
> Bridgeport land area: 19.3 sq. miles
> Bridgeport pop. density: 9,029 per sq. mile
> Second largest city in Connecticut: New Haven (2019 pop: 130,331)

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Delaware: Wilmington
> City population in 2019: 70,644
> Population change between 2015-2019: -1.26%
> State population in 2019: 957,248
> Share of state pop. living in Wilmington: 7.38%
> Wilmington land area: 16.9 sq. miles
> Wilmington pop. density: 6,498 per sq. mile
> Second largest city in Delaware: Dover (2019 pop: 37,523)

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Florida: Jacksonville
> City population in 2019: 890,467
> Population change between 2015-2019: 5.14%
> State population in 2019: 20,901,636
> Share of state pop. living in Jacksonville: 4.26%
> Jacksonville land area: 874.6 sq. miles
> Jacksonville pop. density: 1,100 per sq. mile
> Second largest city in Florida: Miami (2019 pop: 454,279)

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Georgia: Atlanta
> City population in 2019: 488,800
> Population change between 2015-2019: 8.89%
> State population in 2019: 10,403,847
> Share of state pop. living in Atlanta: 4.70%
> Atlanta land area: 134.0 sq. miles
> Atlanta pop. density: 3,154 per sq. mile
> Second largest city in Georgia: Augusta-Richmond County (2019 pop: 197,191)