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Booming Cities Decade-to-Decade, 1830-2010

October 4, 2012
Cities with change of 200 percent or more between decadesDecadePercent changeNumeric change
Allegheny, PA1830-1840260.27,288.0
Lowell, MA1830-1840221.214,322.0
Mobile, AL1830-1840296.79,478.0
St. Louis, MO1830-1840230.911,492.0
Chicago, IL1840-1850570.325,493.0
Lafayette, LA1840-1850342.510,983.0
Manchester, NH1840-1850330.710,697.0
St. Louis, MO1840-1850372.861,391.0
Chicago, IL1850-1860274.482,209.0
Dubuque, IA1850-1860318.39,892.0
Evansville, IN1850-1860255.08,249.0
Jersey City, NJ1850-1860326.322,370.0
Toledo, OH1850-1860259.69,939.0
Des Moines, IA1860-1870203.58,070.0
East Saginaw, MI1860-1870278.28,349.0
Kansas City, MO1860-1870630.227,842.0
Little Rock, AR1860-1870232.28,653.0
Minneapolis, MN1860-1870409.610,502.0
Rome, NY1860-1870206.97,416.0
Scranton, PA1860-1870280.525,869.0
Denver, CO1870-1880648.730,870.0
Long Island City, NY1870-1880343.013,262.0
Minneapolis, MN1870-1880258.833,821.0
Oakland, CA1870-1880229.124,055.0
Shenandoah, PA1870-1880243.87,196.0
Asheville, NC1880-1890291.27,619.0
Birmingham, AL1880-1890748.323,092.0
Butte, MT1880-1890218.97,360.0
Cheyenne, WY1880-1890238.38,234.0
Dallas, TX1880-1890267.527,709.0
Duluth, MN1880-1890850.829,632.0
East Portland, OR1880-1890259.07,598.0
Findlay, OH1880-1890300.513,920.0
Fort Smith, AR1880-1890265.08,212.0
Fort Worth, TX1880-1890246.316,413.0
Hastings, NE1880-1890382.210,767.0
Helena, MT1880-1890281.710,210.0
Huntington, WV1880-1890218.56,934.0
Kansas City, KS1880-18901,097.435,116.0
Laredo, TX1880-1890221.57,798.0
Lincoln, NE1880-1890324.242,151.0
Los Angeles, CA1880-1890350.639,212.0
Menominee, MI1880-1890223.37,342.0
Minneapolis, MN1880-1890251.4117,851.0
Omaha, NE1880-1890360.2109,934.0
Pueblo, CO1880-1890663.421,341.0
Saginaw, MI1880-1890340.135,797.0
San Diego, CA1880-1890512.813,522.0
Seattle, WA1880-18901,112.539,304.0
Sioux City, IA1880-1890413.330,440.0
Springfield, MO1880-1890235.015,328.0
St. Paul, MN1880-1890221.191,683.0
Stamford, CT1880-1890309.37,856.0
Wichita, KS1880-1890385.718,942.0
Great Falls, MT1890-1900275.210,951.0
Greensboro, NC1890-1900202.56,718.0
Lorain, OH1890-1900229.611,165.0
Newport News City, VA1890-1900341.315,186.0
Niagara Falls, NY1890-1900253.613,955.0
South Omaha, NE1890-1900222.517,939.0
Berkeley, CA1900-1910206.027,220.0
Birmingham, AL1900-1910245.494,270.0
Los Angeles, CA1900-1910211.5216,719.0
Oklahoma City, OK1900-1910539.754,168.0
Pasadena, CA1900-1910232.221,174.0
Akron, OH1910-1920201.8139,368.0
Bethlehem, PA1910-1920292.337,521.0
Cicero, IL1910-1920209.130,438.0
Clarksburg, WV1910-1920202.918,668.0
Gary, IN1910-1920229.638,576.0
Hamtramck, MI1910-19201,266.045,056.0
Highland Park, MI1910-19201,028.642,379.0
Long Beach, CA1910-1920212.237,784.0
Miami, FL1910-1920440.524,100.0
Norwalk, CT1910-1920299.020,789.0
Tulsa, OK1910-1920296.453,893.0
Wichita Falls, TX1910-1920388.831,879.0
Alhambra, CA1920-1930224.020,376.0
Aliquippa, PA1920-1930825.124,185.0
Berwyn, IL1920-1930232.332,877.0
Cleveland Heights, OH1920-1930234.435,709.0
Glendale, CA1920-1930363.549,200.0
Miami, FL1920-1930274.181,066.0
University City, MO1920-1930280.019,017.0
West Palm Beach, FL1920-1930207.317,951.0
Miami Beach, FL1930-1940331.421,518.0
Baton Rouge, LA1940-1950261.890,910.0
Odessa, TX1940-1950208.119,922.0
Richmond, CA1940-1950321.175,903.0
Anaheim, CA1950-1960615.789,628.0
Fullerton, CA1950-1960302.542,222.0
Hayward, CA1950-1960409.458,428.0
Hialeah, FL1950-1960240.447,296.0
Huntsville, AL1950-1960340.355,928.0
Kettering, OH1950-1960338.642,044.0
Livonia, MI1950-1960280.449,168.0
Phoenix, AZ1950-1960311.1332,352.0
Roseville, MI1950-1960217.434,379.0
Santa Clara, CA1950-1960403.247,178.0
Skokie, IL1950-1960300.244,532.0
St. Clair Shores, MI1950-1960286.756,834.0
Sunnyvale, CA1950-1960438.243,069.0
Torrance, CA1950-1960354.178,750.0
Tucson, AZ1950-1960368.4167,438.0
West Covina, CA1950-19601,025.746,146.0
Bellevue, WA1960-1970377.848,387.0
El Monte, CA1960-1970431.056,729.0
Hollywood, FL1960-1970203.371,636.0
Huntington Beach, CA1960-1970909.0104,468.0
Overland Park, KS1960-1970269.256,824.0
Scottsdale, AZ1960-1970576.557,797.0
Anchorage, AK1970-1980262.8126,350.0
Cerritos, CA1970-1980234.437,164.0
Plano, TX1970-1980304.754,459.0
Sandy, UT1970-1980711.045,772.0
Chandler, AZ1980-1990205.160,860.0
Palm Bay, FL1980-1990237.544,072.0
Palmdale, CA1980-1990460.756,565.0
Peoria, AZ1980-1990315.938,447.0
Port Saint Lucie, FL1980-1990280.341,176.0
Augusta, GA1990-2000337.2150,543.0
Flower Mound, TX1990-2000226.535,175.0
Gilbert, AZ1990-2000275.880,509.0
Vancouver, WA1990-2000209.597,180.0
Buckeye, AZ2000-2010678.344,339.0
Frisco, TX2000-2010247.083,275.0
Goodyear, AZ2000-2010245.246,364.0
Surprise, AZ2000-2010281.086,669.0