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2000 Census Population Undercount and Revenue Loss Projections in Selected Metropolitan Area

March 20, 2000


2000 Estimated
Population Estimated Net Loss
Metro Area Projection Undercount (thousands)
Phoenix-Mesa, AZ 3,032,975 63,093 $43,724
Fresno, CA 878,648 37,450 $209,253
Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA 9,109,292 341,662 $1,836,419
Oakland, CA 2,309,416 63,354 $299,321
Orange County, CA 2,727,406 66, 818 $296,314
Riverside-San Bernadino, CA 3,151,825 91,076 $441,468
Scaramento, CA 1,527,067 36,232 $157,478
San Diego, CA 2,769,168 77,772 $371,816
San Francisco, CA 1,668,190 40,680 $179,890
San Jose, CA 1,642,551 41,617 $188,284
Stockton-Lodi, CA 554, 293 19,100 $99,667
Denver, CO 2,036,996 38,068 $25,002
Fort Lauderdale, FL 1,550,294 32,236 $40,879
Miami, FL 2,151,727 90,176 $301,651
Orlando, FL 1,559,772 35,777 $59, 158
Atlanta, GA 3,918,075 93,419 $157,499
Boise City, ID 442,392 9,377 $5,485
Chicago, IL 7,971,158 108,765 $124,952
Baton Rouge, LA 589,573 14,332 $36,413
New Orleans, LA 1,322,427 33,556 $97,116
Jackson, MS 441,307 10,889 $24,233
Las Vegas, NV 1,291,870 32,505 $12,617
Reno, NV 324,768 8,611 $4,699
Jersey City, NJ 548,813 19,833 $110,615
Newark, NJ 1,958,556 29,967 $88,969
Albuquerque, NM 729,650 18,892 $20,510
New York, NY 8,729,589 291,18 $2,260,671
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC 1,281,013 25,559 $27,860
Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 1,137,033 25,616 $50,449
Cincinnati, OH 1,224,621 12,286 $107,591
Cleveland-Lorain-Elyria, OH 2,230,158 19,675 $217,026
Columbus, OH 1,504,282 17,074 $116,662
Oklahoma City, OK 1,050,889 22,299 $22,283
Eugene-Springfield, OR 322,771 7,322 $11,619
Salem, OR 341,263 8,080 $14,560
Charleston-North Charleston, SC 538,486 13,761 $35,584
Columbia, SC 517,545 11,575 $19,230
Memphis, TN 967,795 25,889 $83,204
Nashville, TN 1,221,257 22,974 $12,972
Austin-San Marcos, TX 1,162,314 39,378 $137,984
Dallas, TX 3,322,711 97,808 $298,844
El Paso, TX 695,704 31,434 $133,519
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 1,637,223 43,256 $115,273
Houston, TX 4,019,454 137,894 $488,298
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX 529,394 23,546 $99,185
San Antonio, TX 1,540,126 58,908 $226,421
Provo-Orem, UT 356,712 10,010 $18,512
Norfolk-Va Beach, Newport News, VA 1,559,205 40,746 $69,046
Richmond-Petersburg, VA 987,409 20,267 $21,280
Tacoma, WA 691,982 13,648 $15,063
Yakima, WA 219,116 8,234 $30,657