National Affairs: Biggest

Cities that find it difficult to wait ten years to find out how big they are, were soothed last week when the Newspaper Feature Bureau of Wheeling, W. Va., revealed population estimates for Jan. 1, 1927. The 20 largest cities in the U. S. are as estimated:

1. New York City 6,323,000

2. Chicago 3,152,000

3. Philadelphia 2,052,000

4. Detroit 1,431,000

5. Los Angeles 1,269,000

6. Cleveland± 996,000

7. Boston 860,000

8. St. Louis 835,000

9. Baltimore 826,000

10. San Francisco 709,000

11. Pittsburgh 686,000

12. Buffalo 591,000

13. Washington 536.000

14. Milwaukee 526,000

15. Newark 473,000

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