Population density is calculated as resident population divided by total land area. Resident population is from the United States Census Bureau estimates for July 1, 2015 (for the 50 states, DC and Puerto Rico), and from the 2015 United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs for territories besides Puerto Rico.
The following is a list of incorporated places in the United States with a population density of over 10,000 people per square mile.As defined by the United States Census Bureau, an incorporated place is defined as a place that has a self-governing local government and as such has been "incorporated" by the state it is in.Each state has different laws defining how a place can be incorpor...
This is a list of the 50 U.S. states, territories, and U.S. Census Bureau divisions and regions ordered by population density.This data is from the 2013 estimate of population by the United States Census Bureau.
Population density (people per sq. km of land area) from The World Bank: Data
The current population of the United States of America is 329,148,401 as of Thursday, July 11, 2019, based on the latest United Nations estimates.; the United States population is equivalent to 4.27% of the total world population.; the U.S.A. ranks number 3 in the list of countries (and dependencies) by population. The population density in the United States is 36 per Km 2 (93 people per mi 2).
California has a total population of 39,776,830, and a population density of 255p/mi², Texas has a population of 28,704,330 and its population density is a relatively low 110p/mi² (although this is due to it also being one of the largest states at 261,232mi²), while Florida's population of 21,312,211 has a population density of 397p/mi².
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, International Data Base. World's 50 Most Populous Countries: 2006: Population Statistics: Most Populous Cities of the World
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United States Area and Population Density. By population, the United States of America is the 3rd largest country in the world, falling far behind China (1.4 billion) and India (1.25 billion). Its most populous states are California (39.5 million) and Texas (27 million), and its most populous city is New York City (8.5 million).
That is why for example that Saudi Arabia is recorded as having a higher population density than the Netherlands, because the built-up area of Saudia Arabia has a higher density of people despite the country including the vast Arabian Desert. Urban Boundaries. The city statistics on this website use the urban centre boundaries 2015 from GHSL.