States Where Each Generation of Americans Is Growing, Declining

Newly released Census data show different shifts in millennial, Generation X and baby boomer populations across states.

Millennials have grown to make up the largest generation of Americans. Meanwhile, the number of baby boomers, which once held the title, are starting to shrink.

A review of new Census data shows differences in how these population shifts are playing out across states. Estimates published Thursday tally each state’s 2016 population by age.

Source: States Where Each Generation of Americans Is Growing, Declining