20 Most Populated States in the USA in 1875

Can you name the 20 most populated states in the USA during January 1, 1875?
Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDGYW9KzpcY
Populations were collected from detailed estimates from many complied credible people.
Video was slowed to 0.25 and a robot was used to pause video as soon as the year changed from 1874 to 1875 providing the most accurate estimate data for January 1 for 1875 from that source.
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Population
Answer
4,734,607
New York
3,906,360
Pennsylvania
2,935,025
Ohio
2,810,258
Illinois
1,945,983
Missouri
1,839,231
Indiana
1,621,052
Massachusetts
1,485,690
Kentucky
1,411,657
Michigan
1,410,420
Iowa
Population
Answer
1,401,162
Tennessee
1,364,062
Virginia
1,359,600
Georgia
1,236,197
North Carolina
1,207,143
Texas
1,185,292
Wisconsin
1,130,429
Alabama
1,019,182
New Jersey
989,537
Mississippi
859,353
Maryland
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Level 56
Apr 29, 2022
NIIIICE!!!!!!!
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Level 58
May 6, 2022
Didn't realize that Iowa used to be that big.