The fastest shrinking cities in the US

These American cities are feeling the effects of economic decline

#9 Steubenville, Ohio

The fastest shrinking cities in the US 13
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Population in 2010: 124,454

Population in 2020: 116,903 

Steubenville is home to a vast history of paper mills, coal mining, glass factories, nail factories, steel mills, and potteries. Due to the decline in the mill industry, it’s also one of the most rapidly slimming cities with a population decline of 6.1% from 2010 to 2020.

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