The One Minute Geographer: The Magical Meridian — A Sea of Population Loss
Amazing: despite the nation’s population growth of 7.4% between 2010 and 2020, most (53%) of the country’s 3,143 counties LOST people.
Growth occurred in and around our 384 metropolitan areas. About 80% of those grew.
This is exactly what we saw on our Magical Meridian in the previous post where 46 of our 54…