Special Report

Population Growth in America’s Largest Cities Since 2000

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45. Long Beach, California
> Population change from 2000: +2.6%
> Current population: 473,567
> Population in 2000: 461,381

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44. Tulsa, Oklahoma
> Population change from 2000: +3.1%
> Current population: 405,327
> Population in 2000: 393,051

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43. Oakland, California
> Population change from 2000: +4.4%
> Current population: 417,040
> Population in 2000: 399,477

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42. Louisville, Kentucky
> Population change from 2000: +5.1%
> Current population: 627,770
> Population in 2000: 597,337

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41. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
> Population change from 2000: +5.1%
> Current population: 1,595,579
> Population in 2000: 1,517,550