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Population changes

From 2012 to 2013, Maryland gained about 44,000 residents, according to U.S. Census data analyzed by the Maryland Department of Planning. Here's how the population changed in Baltimore-area jurisdictions.

Anne Arundel County: + 5,568     +1%

Baltimore: - 313      -0.1%

Baltimore County: + 5,333     +0.7%

Carroll County: + 354     +0.2%

Harford County: + 675     +0.3%

Howard County: + 5,224     +1.7%.

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Maryland Department of Planning