This site provides data taken from the Census Bureau statistics. Users can search by topic, such as poverty or state median income, or many other subjects. There is a regional population finder for any city and a population counter that updates every minute. There are also links to news stories, publications of the Bureau, maps, and much more.
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The following articles provide recent census-related news.
In Montana, the number of census respondents is well below the national average. This could prove costly, as an undercount would prevent the state from regaining a second House seat it lost in 1993. Major Garrett reports.
CBS News. Sunday, 18 Oct 2020 17:19:19 -0400.
The combined complications of the coronavirus pandemic and rule changes from the Trump administration have raised concerns that vulnerable groups may be undercounted in the 2020 census.
Yahoo. Sunday, 18 Oct 2020 12:20:21 -0400.
Outcome could affect distribution of political power for next 10 years; census also helps determine distribution of $1.5T in federal funding annually.
Voice of America. Friday, 16 Oct 2020 19:51:06 -0400.
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