Which state has the largest population?

  1. California - 36,132,147 people
  2. Texas - 22,859,968
  3. New York - 19,254,630
  4. Florida - 17,789,864
  5. Illinois - 12,763,371
  6. Pennsylvania - 12,429,616
  7. Ohio - 11,464,042
  8. Michigan - 10,120,860
  9. Georgia - 9,072,576
  10. New Jersey - 8,717,925
  11. North Carolina - 8,683,242
  12. Virginia - 7,567,465
  13. Massachusetts - 6,398,743
  14. Washington - 6,287,759
  15. Indiana - 6,271,973
  16. Tennessee - 5,962,959
  17. Arizona - 5,939,292
  18. Missouri - 5,800,310
  19. Maryland - 5,600,388
  20. Wisconsin - 5,536,201
  21. Minnesota - 5,132,799
  22. Colorado - 4,665,177
  23. Alabama - 4,557,808
  24. Louisiana - 4,523,628
  25. South Carolina - 4,255,083
  26. Kentucky - 4,173,405
  27. Oregon - 3,641,056
  28. Oklahoma - 3,547,884
  29. Connecticut - 3,510,297
  30. Iowa - 2,966,334
  31. Mississippi - 2,921,088
  32. Arkansas - 2,779,154
  33. Kansas - 2,744,687
  34. Utah - 2,469,585
  35. Nevada - 2,414,807
  36. New Mexico - 1,928,384
  37. West Virginia - 1,816,856
  38. Nebraska - 1,758,787
  39. Idaho - 1,429,096
  40. Maine - 1,321,505
  41. New Hampshire - 1,309,940
  42. Hawaii - 1,275,194
  43. Rhode Island - 1,076,189
  44. Montana - 935,670
  45. Delaware - 843,524
  46. South Dakota - 775,933
  47. Alaska - 663,661
  48. North Dakota - 636,677
  49. Vermont - 623,050
  50. Wyoming - 509,294

Notes:

1. Washington, DC has a population of 550,521.
2. All population data is from July 2005.