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The 1980 Census
10 Largest Urban Places
|U.S. Resident Population:||226,542,199||Rank||Place||Population|
|Population per square mile of land area:||64.0||1||New York City, NY||7,071,639|
|Percent increase of population from 1970 to 1980:||11.4||2||Chicago, IL||3,005,072|
|Official Enumeration Date:||April 1||3||Los Angeles, CA||2,966,850|
|Number of States:||50||4||Philadelphia, PA||1,688,210|
|Cost:||1.1 billion||5||Houston, TX||1,595,138|
|Cost per Capita (cents):||486.5||6||Detroit, MI||1,203,339|
|Total Pages in Published Reports:||300,000||7||Dallas, TX||904,078|
|Number of Enumerators:||458,523||8||San Diego, CA||875,538|
|Census Bureau Director:||Vincent Barabba||9||Phoenix, AZ||789,704|
|Number of Questions on the Short Form:||19||10||Baltimore, MD||786,775|
|Number of Questions on the Long Form:||52||Other lists of largest urban places.|