100 Biggest Cities of the United States in 1900 with a Map

With the help of a map, can you name the 100 biggest cities of the United States in 1900?
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Population figures according to the 1900 census.
Not including cities in Cuba or the Philippines (e.g. Havana, Santiago de Cuba, Manila, etc.).
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State
Population
City
NY
3,437,202
New York City
IL
1,698,575
Chicago
PA
1,293,697
Philadelphia
MO
575,238
St. Louis
MA
560,892
Boston
MD
508,957
Baltimore
OH
391,768
Cleveland
NY
352,387
Buffalo
CA
342,782
San Francisco
OH
325,902
Cincinnati
PA
321,616
PIttsburgh
LA
287,104
New Orleans
MI
285,704
Detroit
WI
285,315
Milwaukee
DC
278,718
Washington D.C.
NJ
246,070
Newark
NJ
206,433
Jersey City
KY
204,731
Louisville
MN
202,718
Minneapolis
RI
175,597
Providence
IN
169,164
Indianapolis
MO
163,752
Kansas City
MN
163,065
Saint Paul
NY
162,608
Rochester
CO
133,859
Denver
OH
131,822
Toledo
PA
129,896
Allegheny
OH
125,560
Columbus
MA
118,421
Worcester
NY
108,374
Syracuse
CT
108,027
New Haven
NJ
105,171
Paterson
MA
104,863
Fall River
MO
102,979
St. Joseph
State
Population
City
NE
102,555
Omaha
CA
102,479
Los Angeles
TN
102,320
Memphis
PA
102,026
Scranton
MA
94,969
Lowell
NY
94,151
Albany
MA
91,886
Cambridge
OR
90,426
Portland
GA
89,872
Atlanta
MI
87,565
Grand Rapids
OH
85,333
Dayton
VA
85,050
Richmond
TN
80,865
Nashville
WA
80,671
Seattle
CT
79,850
Hartford
PA
78,961
Reading
DE
76,508
Wilmington
NJ
75,935
Camden
NJ
73,307
Trenton
CT
70,996
Bridgeport
MA
68,513
Lynn
CA
66,960
Oakland
MA
62,559
Lawrence
MA
62,442
New Bedford
IA
62,139
Des Moines
MA
62,059
Springfield
MA
61,643
Somerville
NY
60,651
Troy
NJ
59,364
Hoboken
IN
59,007
Evansville
NH
56,987
Manchester
NY
56,383
Utica
IL
56,100
Peoria
State
Population
City
SC
55,807
Charleston
GA
54,244
Savannah
UT
53,531
Salt Lake City
TX
53,321
San Antonio
MN
52,969
Duluth
PA
52,733
Erie
NJ
52,130
Elizabeth
PA
51,721
Wilkes-Barre
KS
51,418
Kansas City
PA
50,167
Harrisburg
ME
50,145
Portland
NY
47,931
Yonkers
VA
46,624
Norfolk
CT
45,859
Waterbury
MA
45,712
Holyoke
IN
45,115
Fort Wayne
OH
44,885
Youngstown
TX
44,633
Houston
KY
42,938
Covington
OH
42,728
Akron
TX
42,638
Dallas
MI
42,345
Saginaw
PA
41,459
Lancaster
NE
40,169
Lincoln
MA
40,063
Brockton
NY
39,647
Binghamton
GA
39,441
Augusta
(HI)
39,306
Honolulu
RI
39,231
Pawtucket
PA
38,973
Altoona
WV
38,878
Wheeling
AL
38,469
Mobile
AL
38,415
Birmingham
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Level 59
Oct 30, 2022
Why include Hawaii, not yet a state, but exclude the Philippines and Cuba?
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Level 55
Oct 30, 2022
Hawaii was directly annexed as part of the U.S. as an organized incorporated territory a few years prior. Cuba was under a provisional military occupation government and the Philippine-American War was still ungoing at this point in time.

Were the respective cities to be included however:

Havana: ~243k

Manila: ~190k

Santiago de Cuba: ~43k