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In a growing midwestern town, the number of eating establishments at the end of each of the last five years is as follows:
 

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If the town's population was 62,000 at the end of year 5, and the population grew at the same annual rate as the number of eating establishments between the end of year 1 and the end of year 5, what was the town's population at the end of year 1?
