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Texas has experienced significant growth in both its population and economy. However, poverty remains a major challenge for the State. January is Poverty in America Awareness Month, and we shared a series of social media posts highlighting some of these challenges.

January 30, 2024
Total Population 2023
30.5 million
+1.6%

Population increase from 2022

Projected Population Growth in Texas with Various Migration Scenarios
Line graph showing projected population growth in Texas.

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