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Income & Poverty In Texas Still Not Recovered

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.

09/19/2013

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Big Texas Cities Show Strong Growth

New census estimates show most of the nation’s largest cities have further enhanced their allure — including several in Texas.

05/23/2013

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Population Soars In Metro Regions Of 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.

03/14/2013

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Upcoming Count Will Give Census Of Area Homeless

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.

CBSDFW.COM–01/03/2013

Hispanics accounted for more than half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade. (credit: ELMER MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

2010 Census Missed Over 1.5 Million Minorities

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.

05/23/2012

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Texans Get Older In Latest Census Figures

The average age of Texans is creeping up. Figures released Thursday show that the median age of Texas residents was 33.6 last year.

05/26/2011

Forms for Census 2010 are displayed. (credit: Getty Images/Alex Wong)

Welcome To Hurst, The Average American City

When you take a look at Hurst, you’re looking at a snapshot of America.

04/18/2011

Hispanics accounted for more than half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade. (credit: ELMER MARTINEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

New Census Milestone: Hispanics Reach 50 Million

In a surprising show of growth, Hispanics accounted for over half of the U.S. population increase over the last decade.

03/24/2011

A portion of the official U.S. Census form, pictured on March 18, 2010, asked citizens about their race. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Census: More Blacks In South Moving To Suburbs

African Americans in the South are shunning city life for the suburbs at the highest levels in decades.

03/17/2011

A new housing subdivision. (credit: Jeff Haynes/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. ‘Heartland’ Near Historic Shift From Midwest

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 […]

CBSDFW.COM–03/08/2011

A portion of the official U.S. Census form, pictured on March 18, 2010, asked citizens about their race. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Census Numbers Show Huge Hispanic Growth

Census numbers set for release Thursday afternoon are expected to show huge growth in the Hispanic population in Texas.

02/17/2011

Forms for Census 2010 are displayed. (credit: Getty Images/Alex Wong)

Census: Number Of Poor May Be Millions Higher

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.

CBSDFW.COM–01/05/2011

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