Appendix A

Population Statistics, 1970-1995, MARAMA States and
Major Metropolitan Areas

1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005
Delaware 551,000 579,000 596,000 626,000 666,000 717,000 768,000 800,000
District of Columbia 756,000 711,000 637,000 623,000 607,000 554,000 523,000 529,000
Maryland 3,938,000 4,115,000 4,225,000 4,391,000 4,797,992 5,042,000 5,275,000 5,467,000
New Jersey 7,193,000 7,313,000 7,377,000 7,568,000 7,730,000 7,945,000 8,178,000 8,392,000
North Carolina 5,098,000 5,429,000 5,888,000 6,258,000 6,632,000 7,195,000 7,777,000 8,227,000
Pennsylvania 11,794,000 11,829,000 11,864,000 11,865,000 11,882,000 12,072,000 12,202,000 12,281,000
Virginia 4,659,000 4,989,000 5,362,000 5,704,000 6,189,000 6,618,000 6,997,000 7,324,000
West Virginia 1,751,000 1,803,000 1,950,000 1,936,000 1,793,000 1,828,000 1,841,000 1,849,000

1970 1975 1980 1985 1990 1994

Baltimore, MD 2,071,000 2,145,000 2,200,000 2,252,000 2,382,000 2,458,000
Charlotte/ Gastonia, NC 558,000 606,000 971,000 1,053,000 1,162,000 1,260,000
Greensboro/ Winston
Salem/ Highpoint, NC
724,000 779,000 852,000 894,000 1,050,000 1,107,000
Raleigh/ Durham, NC 419,000 494,000 561,000 631,000 858,000 965,000
Newark, NJ 2,057,000 1,951,000 1,879,000 1,889,000 1,916,000 1,934,000
Philadelphia, PA 4,824,000 4,770,000 4,717,000 4,791,000 4,922,000 4,949,000
Pittsburgh, PA 2,401,000 2,277,000 2,219,000 2,139,000 2,395,000 2,402,000
Richmond, VA 542,000 612,000 761,000 801,000 866,000 917,000
Charleston, WV 257,000 261,000 270,000 267,000 250,000 255,000

Sources:  Statistical Abstract of the United States;  Bureau of the Census, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 995.

             &nbs p;     Projections of the Total Population of Regions, Divisions, States: 1995- 2025—Series A (Preferred Series)" (PPL-47).


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