State of Growth: Florida to Surpass New York in Population

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State of Growth: Florida to Surpass New York in Population

January 3, 2014 Updated Jan 3, 2014 at 12:24 PM CDT

Sometime this year, Florida will surpass New York in population, becoming the nation's third-most populous state, and sun-seeking seniors are not driving the growth.

The milestone is validation of the increasing influence of the Sunshine State. Find out more about this story by watching the video below.