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Center of Population

Address86° 31' 28.094" West and 39° 9' 33.197" North
DescriptionThis can be thought of as the point at which an imaginary, flat, rigid, and weightless surface representation of the city would balance if weights of equal size were placed on it so that each weight represents the location of a single person.
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The center of population, or population centroid, can be thought of as the point at which an imaginary, flat, rigid, and weightless surface representation of the city would balance if weights of equal size were placed on it so that each weight represents the location of a single person. While this does suggest something about the location of the center of gravity of the city's population, it is not intended to be the only or the dominant measure of the city's population distribution.Th

For more information visit the Calculation of the Center of Population for Bloomington page