1940 Census Texas
For the U.S. Federal 1940 Census Texas ranked 6th of 48 states with a population of 6,907,387. Figures by state below show the 48 states plus the District of Columbia sorted by population (table at left) and also in an alphabetical list by state (at right). The top 10 most populous states in 1940 accounted for just over 52% of the total United States population. The top 20 states represented just over 75% of the national total.
1940 Census Quick Links to 48 State Summary Pages
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