The category: State Populations
The answer is: Between July 2005 & July 2006, this state gained nearly 500,000 people, more than any other state.
The question is: Well, do I just tell you? OK, it's the 28th state, achieving statehood in 1845.
Here it is. Really.
What is TEXAS? After Hurricane Katrina, a plurality of the victims moved to the Lone Star State.