St. Louis makes list of counties with half of U.S. Population

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(KTVI) –  Over half of America’s population is located in 146 out of the 3,144 counties.  St. Louis County is one of them.

Business Insider’s Walter Hickey and Joe Weisenthal considered the total number of people  and county square mileage to decide which counties would be added to the list. The size of the counties varied from smaller ones to some of the largest counties in the U.S.

New York County is the most populated and a county in the United States.  Alaska’s  Yokon-Koyukuk Census Area is the least populated.

Click here to see all 146 counties