If Los Angeles County Were a State...

If Los Angeles County were a state, it would rank ninth in population behind the states of California, Texas, Florida, New York, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Georgia.

Los Angeles County Ranked Among 20 Most Populous States

 
State Population 1
California 38,993,940 2
Texas 27,429,639
Florida 20,244,914
New York 19,747,183
Illinois 12,839,047
Pennsylvania 12,791,904
Ohio 11,605,090
Georgia 10,199,398
LOS ANGELES COUNTY 10,170,292
North Carolina 10,035,186
Michigan 9,917,715
New Jersey 8,935,421
Virginia 8,367,587
Washington 7,160,290
Arizona 6,817,565
Massachusetts 6,784,240
Indiana 6,612,768
Tennessee 6,595,056
Missouri 6,076,204
Maryland 5,994,983

1 Estimates as of July 1, 2015
2 Includes population of Los Angeles County

Source: U.S. Census Bureau