For the first time in more than 200 years, the population of New Hampshire exceeded that of Maine. As of July 1, 2009, U.S. Census Bureau estimates New Hampshire's population at 1,324,575 compared to 1,318,301 in Maine. New Hampshire grew faster than Maine over the last decade. Since 2000, New Hampshire gained 89,000 new residents compared to Maine's 43,000.
New England Fact Sheet No. 3
Durham, N.H. : Carsey Institute, University of New Hampshire
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Johnson, Kenneth M., "New Hampshire's population exceeds Maine's for the first time in 200 years" (2009). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. 90.
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