Texas weathered the 2008 recession better than most states, but the state’s median income remains below 2000 levels, and the poverty and uninsured rates remain high, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released Thursday.
New census estimates show most of the nation’s largest cities have further enhanced their allure — including several in Texas.
The U.S. Census Bureau reports the population of the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan region soared faster over a one-year period than any other in the country, with the Houston area coming in second.
In just a few weeks census workers will fan out across North Texas to count the number of homeless in the area. To accomplish the task professionals and volunteers are put together.
The 2010 census missed more than 1.5 million minorities after struggling to count blacks, Hispanics, renters and young men. But it was mostly accurate, the government said Tuesday.
The average age of Texans is creeping up. Figures released Thursday show that the median age of Texas residents was 33.6 last year.
When you take a look at Hurst, you’re looking at a snapshot of America.
In a surprising show of growth, Hispanics accounted for over half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade.
African Americans in the South are shunning city life for the suburbs at the highest levels in decades.
WASHINGTON (AP) – America’s population center is edging away from the Midwest, pulled by Hispanic growth in the Southwest, according to census figures. The historic shift is changing the nation’s politics and even the traditional […]
Census numbers set for release Thursday afternoon are expected to show huge growth in the Hispanic population in Texas.
The number of poor people in the U.S. is millions higher than previously known, with 1 in 6 Americans — many of them 65 and older — struggling in poverty due to rising medical care and other costs.