A Texas tech hub, an idyllic Utah mountain town, and a massive Florida retirement community all boomed between 2010 and 2020. Here's why.
US Census Bureau researchers found student debt is tied to any attempt at education, regardless of having a degree, and racial differences are stark.
The census found NYC's population grew by 8% in the past decade to 8.8 million. While many fled during the pandemic, they mostly moved to ... Brooklyn.
Here are 5 takeaways of the 2020 census, from data showing a more diverse country to redistricting changes that could tip the scales in Congress.
Overall, 68% of adults in households that received a child tax credit payment said they mostly spent it or used it to pay down debt.
June is Pride month. While California had the largest number of same-sex couple households in 2019, Delaware had the highest share among households.
In 2010, the population of the Mountain State stood at 1.85 million, but by 2020, that number had declined to 1.79 million people, per the US Census.
Over the last decade, China's population growth slowed to 1950s levels.
The Census Bureau released highly-anticipated population figures on Monday, but the pandemic's impact on the census is keeping states in limbo.
Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Census data delays are already throwing a curveball in the 2022 midterms. The detailed data states use for redistricting may not get to states by September. States may have to delay primary dates and make last-minute changes. Visit the Business section of Insider for more […]
The US Census Bureau released data this week that showed the US population grew by just 0.35% between 2019 and 2020 – the smallest rate in the last 120 years. Still, there were significant shifts. Idaho – plus other western and southern states – saw the country’s largest increases in […]
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments on whether President Donald Trump’s administration can exclude undocumented immigrants from the total population count in the 2020 census. The Trump administration has said it’s unfair that some states get more congressional representation due to having a larger population of undocumented immigrants. […]
Summary List Placement The new fast-tracked deadline for the US Census could undermine the integrity of the count and lead to “serious errors,” an internal agency document said. NBC News reported that the document was sent to the House Oversight Committee and is dated August 3, 2020. The letter does […]
US census watchers are worried that some communities in rural and sparse areas could be under-counted because of a new cutoff date for counting paper forms and USPS delivery challenges,NPR reported. The Census Bureau says it will only process paper forms that are postmarked by September 30 and arrive at […]
The 2020 Census is well under way, with about a month left to self-respond to the once-a-decade count before the new end-of-September deadline. Across the US, 64.2% of households have filled out the form as of August 20. The census count determines political representation, government funding, and an accurate picture […]
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she’s sending a “Census Cowboy” to 10 communities with low 2020 Census response rates to encourage participation. In a video, the mayor compared this initiative with efforts made by the mayor of Gotham in “Batman.” The Census helps determine crucial funding and congressional representation. Lightfoot […]
The US Census Bureau has been teaming up with popular children brands to teach kids about this year’s tally. One of the Census Bureau’s recent videos included characters from “VeggieTales,” a popular cartoon that features biblical lessons and stories. The agency has partnered with various faith groups in the past […]