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The 1960 Census
10 Largest Urban Places
|U.S. Resident Population:||179,323,175||Rank||Place||Population|
|Population per square mile of land area:||50.6||1||New York City, NY||7,781,984|
|Percent increase of population from 1950 to 1960:||18.5||2||Chicago, IL||3,550,404|
|Official Enumeration Date:||April 1||3||Los Angeles, CA||2,479,015|
|Number of States:||50||4||Philadelphia, PA||2,002,512|
|Cost per Capita (cents):||71.4||6||Baltimore, MD||939,024|
|Total Pages in Published Reports:||103,000||7||Houston, TX||938,219|
|Number of Enumerators:||159,321||8||Cleveland, OH||876,050|
|Census Bureau Director:||Robert Wilbur Burgess||9||Washington, DC||763,956|
|Number of Questions on the Short Form:||10||St. Louis, MO||750,026|
|Number of Questions on the Long Form:||Other lists of largest urban places.|