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Census data shows Texas to get 4 more House seats

Census data shows Texas to get 4 more House seats
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Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 11:55pm

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Census Bureau today reports California
is the most populous state with 37.2 million residents.


Texas remains second, with 25.1 million residents.


Texas gained the most people since the 2000 census -- adding 4.3
million residents.


Texas will get four new seats in Congress -- more than any other
state.


Wyoming is the least populous state with nearly 564,000
residents.


Only one state, Michigan, lost population during the past
decade.


Nevada, with a 35 percent increase, was the fastest-growing
state.


The 2010 census results also are used to distribute more than
$400 billion in annual federal aid.
 

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