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Table 21. Estimated total and school-age resident populations, by state: Selected years, 1970 through 2011
[In thousands]
State Total, all ages 5- to 17-year-olds
19701 19801 19901 20002 20052 20092 20102 20112 19701 19801 19901 20002 20052 20092 20102 20112
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
United States 203,302 226,546 248,765 282,162 295,517 306,772 309,330 311,592 52,540 47,407 45,178 53,198 53,606 53,890 53,932 53,772
Alabama 3,444 3,894 4,040 4,452 4,570 4,758 4,785 4,803 934 866 774 828 822 830 826 823
Alaska 303 402 550 628 667 699 714 723 88 92 117 143 136 133 134 134
Arizona 1,775 2,718 3,665 5,161 5,839 6,343 6,413 6,483 486 578 686 989 1,083 1,164 1,175 1,175
Arkansas 1,923 2,286 2,351 2,679 2,781 2,897 2,922 2,938 498 496 455 500 503 511 513 514
California 19,971 23,668 29,786 33,988 35,828 36,961 37,338 37,692 4,999 4,681 5,344 6,775 6,844 6,748 6,765 6,733
                                 
Colorado 2,210 2,890 3,294 4,327 4,632 4,972 5,048 5,117 589 592 607 808 827 874 882 888
Connecticut 3,032 3,108 3,287 3,412 3,507 3,562 3,575 3,581 768 638 520 619 632 618 614 606
Delaware 548 594 666 786 845 892 900 907 148 125 114 143 147 150 150 149
District of Columbia 757 638 607 572 567 592 605 618 164 109 80 82 75 69 68 69
Florida 6,791 9,746 12,938 16,048 17,842 18,653 18,839 19,058 1,609 1,789 2,011 2,709 2,896 2,919 2,924 2,920
                                 
Georgia 4,588 5,463 6,478 8,227 8,926 9,621 9,712 9,815 1,223 1,231 1,230 1,581 1,684 1,794 1,804 1,806
Hawaii 770 965 1,108 1,214 1,293 1,347 1,363 1,375 204 198 196 217 214 215 217 216
Idaho 713 944 1,007 1,299 1,428 1,554 1,571 1,585 200 213 228 272 284 305 307 309
Illinois 11,110 11,427 11,431 12,434 12,610 12,797 12,842 12,869 2,859 2,401 2,095 2,369 2,330 2,298 2,289 2,270
Indiana 5,195 5,490 5,544 6,092 6,279 6,459 6,491 6,517 1,386 1,200 1,056 1,152 1,165 1,175 1,172 1,168
                                 
Iowa 2,825 2,914 2,777 2,929 2,964 3,033 3,050 3,062 743 604 525 544 527 525 525 525
Kansas 2,249 2,364 2,478 2,694 2,745 2,833 2,859 2,871 573 468 472 525 511 519 521 520
Kentucky 3,221 3,661 3,687 4,049 4,183 4,317 4,347 4,369 844 800 703 730 731 740 741 740
Louisiana 3,645 4,206 4,222 4,472 4,577 4,492 4,545 4,575 1,041 969 891 902 854 803 802 801
Maine 994 1,125 1,228 1,277 1,319 1,330 1,327 1,328 260 243 223 231 221 208 204 202
                                 
Maryland 3,924 4,217 4,781 5,311 5,592 5,730 5,786 5,828 1,038 895 803 1,004 1,016 989 987 980
Massachusetts 5,689 5,737 6,016 6,361 6,403 6,518 6,555 6,588 1,407 1,153 940 1,104 1,086 1,056 1,051 1,039
Michigan 8,882 9,262 9,295 9,952 10,051 9,902 9,877 9,876 2,450 2,067 1,754 1,924 1,883 1,770 1,740 1,711
Minnesota 3,806 4,076 4,376 4,934 5,120 5,281 5,311 5,345 1,051 865 829 958 934 928 927 925
Mississippi 2,217 2,521 2,575 2,848 2,906 2,959 2,970 2,979 635 599 550 571 553 547 543 541
                                 
Missouri 4,678 4,917 5,117 5,607 5,790 5,961 5,996 6,011 1,183 1,008 944 1,059 1,046 1,037 1,034 1,028
Montana 694 787 799 904 940 984 991 998 197 167 163 175 164 162 161 161
Nebraska 1,485 1,570 1,578 1,714 1,761 1,813 1,830 1,843 389 324 309 333 322 325 327 329
Nevada 489 800 1,202 2,019 2,432 2,685 2,704 2,723 127 160 204 369 436 476 477 477
New Hampshire 738 921 1,109 1,240 1,298 1,316 1,317 1,318 189 196 194 235 232 220 217 212
                                 
New Jersey 7,171 7,365 7,748 8,431 8,652 8,756 8,800 8,821 1,797 1,528 1,269 1,526 1,558 1,528 1,522 1,507
New Mexico 1,017 1,303 1,515 1,821 1,932 2,037 2,066 2,082 311 303 320 378 365 370 374 374
New York 18,241 17,558 17,991 19,002 19,133 19,307 19,395 19,465 4,358 3,552 3,000 3,451 3,337 3,188 3,163 3,122
North Carolina 5,084 5,882 6,632 8,082 8,705 9,450 9,560 9,656 1,323 1,254 1,147 1,429 1,529 1,639 1,648 1,658
North Dakota 618 653 639 642 646 665 675 684 175 136 127 121 109 105 105 106
                                 
Ohio 10,657 10,798 10,847 11,364 11,463 11,529 11,538 11,545 2,820 2,307 2,012 2,133 2,085 2,024 2,004 1,983
Oklahoma 2,559 3,025 3,146 3,454 3,549 3,718 3,760 3,792 640 622 609 656 639 660 665 670
Oregon 2,092 2,633 2,842 3,430 3,613 3,809 3,838 3,872 534 525 521 624 622 628 628 627
Pennsylvania 11,801 11,864 11,883 12,284 12,450 12,667 12,718 12,743 2,925 2,376 1,996 2,192 2,137 2,074 2,060 2,037
Rhode Island 950 947 1,003 1,050 1,068 1,054 1,053 1,051 225 186 159 184 180 168 166 163
                                 
South Carolina 2,591 3,122 3,486 4,024 4,270 4,590 4,637 4,679 720 703 662 746 757 777 777 778
South Dakota 666 691 696 756 775 807 817 824 187 147 144 152 143 142 143 144
Tennessee 3,926 4,591 4,877 5,704 5,991 6,306 6,357 6,403 1,002 972 882 1,025 1,059 1,088 1,087 1,087
Texas 11,199 14,229 16,986 20,944 22,778 24,802 25,253 25,675 3,002 3,137 3,437 4,278 4,470 4,864 4,947 5,001
Utah 1,059 1,461 1,723 2,245 2,458 2,723 2,775 2,817 312 350 457 511 532 596 608 618
                                 
Vermont 445 511 563 610 621 625 626 626 118 109 102 113 106 98 97 95
Virginia 4,651 5,347 6,189 7,106 7,577 7,926 8,024 8,097 1,197 1,114 1,060 1,281 1,320 1,337 1,344 1,343
Washington 3,413 4,132 4,867 5,911 6,257 6,667 6,743 6,830 881 826 893 1,121 1,119 1,137 1,141 1,138
West Virginia 1,744 1,950 1,793 1,807 1,820 1,848 1,854 1,855 442 414 337 300 288 285 283 281
Wisconsin 4,418 4,706 4,892 5,374 5,546 5,669 5,692 5,712 1,203 1,011 927 1,027 1,001 984 979 972
Wyoming 332 470 454 494 514 560 565 568 92 101 101 98 91 95 95 95
1 As of April 1.
2 Estimates as of July 1.
NOTE: Resident population includes civilian population and armed forces personnel residing within the United States and within each state; it excludes armed forces personnel residing overseas. Some data have been revised from previously published figures. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, Current Population Reports, Series P-25, No. 1095; CPH-L-74 (1990 data); and 2000 through 2011 Population Estimates, retrieved August 17, 2012, from http://www.census.gov/popest/data/state/asrh/2011/index.html. (This table was prepared August 2012.)
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