Counting Americans: A New Mideast Box On Census Is SensitiveThe Census Bureau on February 28 for the first time recommended including a new Middle East/North Africa category, which would mostly affect Muslims.
University Of Texas System Part Of Census Bureau Labor DataThe University of Texas System has joined with the U.S. Census Bureau to help track where UT graduates find jobs and how much they earn.
Census: Asians Remain Fastest-Growing Racial Group In U.S.Asians remain the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, according to new information from the Census Bureau.
Census Says 5 Texas Cities Among Top 10 In Population GainThe U.S. Census Bureau says five Texas cities are among the country's top 10 in population gain, and San Marcos is the fastest-growing in the nation for the third consecutive year.
Texas Leads Several Census Growth TablesTwo cities in Texas are among the top five fastest-growing cities by percentage in the past year. Texas also snagged top spots in numerical increase by person.
2020 Census May Get High-Tech UpdateThe days of the census taker may be numbered. The Census Bureau plans to test digital tools in preparation for the 2020 census, a change that could save millions of dollars.
Income & Poverty In Texas Still Not RecoveredTexas 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.
Big Texas Cities Show Strong GrowthNew census estimates show most of the nation's largest cities have further enhanced their allure -- including several in Texas.
Population Soars In Metro Regions Of TexasThe 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.
Upcoming Count Will Give Census Of Area HomelessIn 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.
2010 Census Missed Over 1.5 Million MinoritiesThe 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.
Texans Get Older In Latest Census FiguresThe average age of Texans is creeping up. Figures released Thursday show that the median age of Texas residents was 33.6 last year.