Population estimates for the states

New York was one of eight states to lose population in the year ending July 1, 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

New York was one of eight states to lose population in the year ending July 1, 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Here are the details for the 50 states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, as well as four regions and the nation as a whole. This data was posted on Dec. 20, 2016.

States that lost population are shaded red. States that gained up to 0.5 percent population are light green, up to 1.25 percent are medium green and above 1.25 percent are dark green.

Region or state 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2015-16 change 2015-16 percent change
Region or state United States 2010 309,348,193 2011 311,663,358 2012 313,998,379 2013 316,204,908 2014 318,563,456 2015 320,896,618 2016 323,127,513 2015-16 change 2,230,895 2015-16 percent change 0.70%
Region or state Northeast 2010 55,388,056 2011 55,632,766 2012 55,829,059 2013 55,988,771 2014 56,116,791 2015 56,184,737 2016 56,209,510 2015-16 change 24,773 2015-16 percent change 0.04%
Region or state Midwest 2010 66,978,602 2011 67,153,331 2012 67,332,320 2013 67,543,948 2014 67,726,368 2015 67,838,387 2016 67,941,429 2015-16 change 103,042 2015-16 percent change 0.15%
Region or state South 2010 114,863,114 2011 116,061,801 2012 117,299,171 2013 118,424,320 2014 119,696,311 2015 121,039,206 2016 122,319,574 2015-16 change 1,280,368 2015-16 percent change 1.06%
Region or state West 2010 72,118,421 2011 72,815,460 2012 73,537,829 2013 74,247,869 2014 75,023,986 2015 75,834,288 2016 76,657,000 2015-16 change 822,712 2015-16 percent change 1.08%
Region or state Alabama 2010 4,785,492 2011 4,799,918 2012 4,815,960 2013 4,829,479 2014 4,843,214 2015 4,853,875 2016 4,863,300 2015-16 change 9,425 2015-16 percent change 0.19%
Region or state Alaska 2010 714,031 2011 722,713 2012 731,089 2013 736,879 2014 736,705 2015 737,709 2016 741,894 2015-16 change 4,185 2015-16 percent change 0.57%
Region or state Arizona 2010 6,408,312 2011 6,467,163 2012 6,549,634 2013 6,624,617 2014 6,719,993 2015 6,817,565 2016 6,931,071 2015-16 change 113,506 2015-16 percent change 1.66%
Region or state Arkansas 2010 2,921,995 2011 2,939,493 2012 2,950,685 2013 2,958,663 2014 2,966,912 2015 2,977,853 2016 2,988,248 2015-16 change 10,395 2015-16 percent change 0.35%
Region or state California 2010 37,332,685 2011 37,676,861 2012 38,011,074 2013 38,335,203 2014 38,680,810 2015 38,993,940 2016 39,250,017 2015-16 change 256,077 2015-16 percent change 0.66%
Region or state Colorado 2010 5,048,644 2011 5,118,360 2012 5,189,867 2013 5,267,603 2014 5,349,648 2015 5,448,819 2016 5,540,545 2015-16 change 91,726 2015-16 percent change 1.68%
Region or state Connecticut 2010 3,579,899 2011 3,589,893 2012 3,593,795 2013 3,596,003 2014 3,591,873 2015 3,584,730 2016 3,576,452 2015-16 change -8,278 2015-16 percent change -0.23%
Region or state Delaware 2010 899,816 2011 907,924 2012 916,993 2013 925,395 2014 934,948 2015 944,076 2016 952,065 2015-16 change 7,989 2015-16 percent change 0.85%
Region or state District of Columbia 2010 605,183 2011 620,477 2012 635,327 2013 649,165 2014 659,005 2015 670,377 2016 681,170 2015-16 change 10,793 2015-16 percent change 1.61%
Region or state Florida 2010 18,849,098 2011 19,096,952 2012 19,344,156 2013 19,582,022 2014 19,888,741 2015 20,244,914 2016 20,612,439 2015-16 change 367,525 2015-16 percent change 1.82%
Region or state Georgia 2010 9,713,521 2011 9,811,610 2012 9,914,668 2013 9,984,938 2014 10,087,231 2015 10,199,398 2016 10,310,371 2015-16 change 110,973 2015-16 percent change 1.09%
Region or state Hawaii 2010 1,363,945 2011 1,377,864 2012 1,391,820 2013 1,406,481 2014 1,416,349 2015 1,425,157 2016 1,428,557 2015-16 change 3,400 2015-16 percent change 0.24%
Region or state Idaho 2010 1,571,010 2011 1,584,143 2012 1,595,911 2013 1,612,011 2014 1,633,532 2015 1,652,828 2016 1,683,140 2015-16 change 30,312 2015-16 percent change 1.83%
Region or state Illinois 2010 12,841,578 2011 12,860,012 2012 12,870,798 2013 12,879,505 2014 12,867,544 2015 12,839,047 2016 12,801,539 2015-16 change -37,508 2015-16 percent change -0.29%
Region or state Indiana 2010 6,490,528 2011 6,516,480 2012 6,537,743 2013 6,569,102 2014 6,595,233 2015 6,612,768 2016 6,633,053 2015-16 change 20,285 2015-16 percent change 0.31%
Region or state Iowa 2010 3,050,738 2011 3,065,223 2012 3,076,310 2013 3,091,930 2014 3,108,030 2015 3,121,997 2016 3,134,693 2015-16 change 12,696 2015-16 percent change 0.41%
Region or state Kansas 2010 2,858,850 2011 2,869,503 2012 2,885,262 2013 2,892,821 2014 2,899,360 2015 2,906,721 2016 2,907,289 2015-16 change 568 2015-16 percent change 0.02%
Region or state Kentucky 2010 4,348,662 2011 4,369,354 2012 4,384,799 2013 4,400,477 2014 4,413,057 2015 4,424,611 2016 4,436,974 2015-16 change 12,363 2015-16 percent change 0.28%
Region or state Louisiana 2010 4,544,996 2011 4,575,404 2012 4,603,429 2013 4,626,402 2014 4,647,880 2015 4,668,960 2016 4,681,666 2015-16 change 12,706 2015-16 percent change 0.27%
Region or state Maine 2010 1,327,730 2011 1,328,231 2012 1,328,895 2013 1,329,076 2014 1,330,719 2015 1,329,453 2016 1,331,479 2015-16 change 2,026 2015-16 percent change 0.15%
Region or state Maryland 2010 5,788,584 2011 5,843,603 2012 5,889,651 2013 5,931,129 2014 5,967,295 2015 5,994,983 2016 6,016,447 2015-16 change 21,464 2015-16 percent change 0.36%
Region or state Massachusetts 2010 6,565,524 2011 6,611,923 2012 6,658,008 2013 6,706,786 2014 6,749,911 2015 6,784,240 2016 6,811,779 2015-16 change 27,539 2015-16 percent change 0.41%
Region or state Michigan 2010 9,877,495 2011 9,876,213 2012 9,887,238 2013 9,898,982 2014 9,915,767 2015 9,917,715 2016 9,928,300 2015-16 change 10,585 2015-16 percent change 0.11%
Region or state Minnesota 2010 5,311,147 2011 5,348,562 2012 5,380,285 2013 5,418,521 2014 5,453,109 2015 5,482,435 2016 5,519,952 2015-16 change 37,517 2015-16 percent change 0.68%
Region or state Mississippi 2010 2,970,322 2011 2,978,162 2012 2,984,945 2013 2,990,482 2014 2,992,400 2015 2,989,390 2016 2,988,726 2015-16 change -664 2015-16 percent change -0.02%
Region or state Missouri 2010 5,996,118 2011 6,010,717 2012 6,025,415 2013 6,042,711 2014 6,060,930 2015 6,076,204 2016 6,093,000 2015-16 change 16,796 2015-16 percent change 0.28%
Region or state Montana 2010 990,641 2011 997,821 2012 1,005,196 2013 1,014,314 2014 1,022,867 2015 1,032,073 2016 1,042,520 2015-16 change 10,447 2015-16 percent change 1.01%
Region or state Nebraska 2010 1,830,051 2011 1,842,283 2012 1,855,725 2013 1,868,559 2014 1,881,145 2015 1,893,765 2016 1,907,116 2015-16 change 13,351 2015-16 percent change 0.70%
Region or state Nevada 2010 2,703,284 2011 2,718,379 2012 2,752,565 2013 2,786,464 2014 2,833,013 2015 2,883,758 2016 2,940,058 2015-16 change 56,300 2015-16 percent change 1.95%
Region or state New Hampshire 2010 1,316,872 2011 1,318,473 2012 1,321,182 2013 1,322,687 2014 1,328,743 2015 1,330,111 2016 1,334,795 2015-16 change 4,684 2015-16 percent change 0.35%
Region or state New Jersey 2010 8,803,729 2011 8,841,243 2012 8,873,211 2013 8,899,162 2014 8,925,001 2015 8,935,421 2016 8,944,469 2015-16 change 9,048 2015-16 percent change 0.10%
Region or state New Mexico 2010 2,064,756 2011 2,077,756 2012 2,083,784 2013 2,085,193 2014 2,083,024 2015 2,080,328 2016 2,081,015 2015-16 change 687 2015-16 percent change 0.03%
Region or state New York 2010 19,402,640 2011 19,519,529 2012 19,602,769 2013 19,673,546 2014 19,718,515 2015 19,747,183 2016 19,745,289 2015-16 change -1,894 2015-16 percent change -0.01%
Region or state North Carolina 2010 9,558,915 2011 9,650,963 2012 9,746,175 2013 9,841,590 2014 9,934,399 2015 10,035,186 2016 10,146,788 2015-16 change 111,602 2015-16 percent change 1.11%
Region or state North Dakota 2010 674,526 2011 685,476 2012 702,087 2013 724,019 2014 739,904 2015 756,835 2016 757,952 2015-16 change 1,117 2015-16 percent change 0.15%
Region or state Ohio 2010 11,540,983 2011 11,544,824 2012 11,550,839 2013 11,570,022 2014 11,594,408 2015 11,605,090 2016 11,614,373 2015-16 change 9,283 2015-16 percent change 0.08%
Region or state Oklahoma 2010 3,759,603 2011 3,786,274 2012 3,817,054 2013 3,852,415 2014 3,877,499 2015 3,907,414 2016 3,923,561 2015-16 change 16,147 2015-16 percent change 0.41%
Region or state Oregon 2010 3,838,048 2011 3,868,031 2012 3,899,116 2013 3,925,751 2014 3,968,371 2015 4,024,634 2016 4,093,465 2015-16 change 68,831 2015-16 percent change 1.71%
Region or state Pennsylvania 2010 12,712,343 2011 12,744,293 2012 12,771,854 2013 12,781,338 2014 12,790,565 2015 12,791,904 2016 12,784,227 2015-16 change -7,677 2015-16 percent change -0.06%
Region or state Rhode Island 2010 1,053,337 2011 1,052,451 2012 1,052,901 2013 1,053,033 2014 1,054,480 2015 1,055,607 2016 1,056,426 2015-16 change 819 2015-16 percent change 0.08%
Region or state South Carolina 2010 4,635,943 2011 4,672,637 2012 4,720,760 2013 4,767,894 2014 4,828,430 2015 4,894,834 2016 4,961,119 2015-16 change 66,285 2015-16 percent change 1.35%
Region or state South Dakota 2010 816,325 2011 824,398 2012 834,441 2013 844,922 2014 852,561 2015 857,919 2016 865,454 2015-16 change 7,535 2015-16 percent change 0.88%
Region or state Tennessee 2010 6,356,671 2011 6,397,634 2012 6,454,306 2013 6,494,821 2014 6,544,663 2015 6,595,056 2016 6,651,194 2015-16 change 56,138 2015-16 percent change 0.85%
Region or state Texas 2010 25,244,310 2011 25,646,389 2012 26,071,655 2013 26,473,525 2014 26,944,751 2015 27,429,639 2016 27,862,596 2015-16 change 432,957 2015-16 percent change 1.58%
Region or state Utah 2010 2,775,326 2011 2,816,124 2012 2,855,782 2013 2,902,663 2014 2,941,836 2015 2,990,632 2016 3,051,217 2015-16 change 60,585 2015-16 percent change 2.03%
Region or state Vermont 2010 625,982 2011 626,730 2012 626,444 2013 627,140 2014 626,984 2015 626,088 2016 624,594 2015-16 change -1,494 2015-16 percent change -0.24%
Region or state Virginia 2010 8,025,773 2011 8,110,035 2012 8,192,048 2013 8,262,692 2014 8,317,372 2015 8,367,587 2016 8,411,808 2015-16 change 44,221 2015-16 percent change 0.53%
Region or state Washington 2010 6,743,226 2011 6,822,520 2012 6,895,226 2013 6,968,006 2014 7,054,196 2015 7,160,290 2016 7,288,000 2015-16 change 127,710 2015-16 percent change 1.78%
Region or state West Virginia 2010 1,854,230 2011 1,854,972 2012 1,856,560 2013 1,853,231 2014 1,848,514 2015 1,841,053 2016 1,831,102 2015-16 change -9,951 2015-16 percent change -0.54%
Region or state Wisconsin 2010 5,690,263 2011 5,709,640 2012 5,726,177 2013 5,742,854 2014 5,758,377 2015 5,767,891 2016 5,778,708 2015-16 change 10,817 2015-16 percent change 0.19%
Region or state Wyoming 2010 564,513 2011 567,725 2012 576,765 2013 582,684 2014 583,642 2015 586,555 2016 585,501 2015-16 change -1,054 2015-16 percent change -0.18%
Region or state Puerto Rico 2010 3,721,525 2011 3,678,732 2012 3,634,488 2013 3,593,077 2014 3,534,874 2015 3,473,181 2016 3,411,307 2015-16 change -61,874 2015-16 percent change -1.78%

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