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All states, all territories, all 132 million people.

Things have changed since the 1940s.

Catch a glimpse of what life was like in the years after the
2020欧洲杯在线网址Great Depression with these statistics pulled from the 1940 Census.

$447

2020欧洲杯在线网址The average annual income

Popular baby names

Barbara, Robert, Patricia, James, Mary, and John

$3,055

The going rate for a typical home

Top two occupations

2020欧洲杯在线网址“Laborer” and “farmer”

Most common surnames

2020欧洲杯在线网址Smith, Johnson, Brown, Williams, and Jones

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