|Population change, July 2010 to July 2020|
Stateline map based on Census Bureau estimates; click the image to enlarge it or click here for the interactive version.
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Population declined in 16 states, Census estimates show; drop could hurt rural areas that need immigrants
The population declined could hurt rural economies. "Many smaller cities and towns depend on unskilled farm or factory labor and need more immigration to stay productive," Henderson reports.