|Florida to pass New York state's population|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
ORLANDO ó Sometime this year, Florida will surpass New York in population, becoming the nationís 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 as it approaches being home to 20 million residents. Once Florida passes New York, only California and Texas will have more people.
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