For a third straight year, the Census Bureau finds Philadelphia’s population is on the upswing.
New information from the U.S. Census indicates that the number of whites increased slightly in Philadelphia, while the number of blacks went down slightly.
Philadelphia’s population is continuing to grow, according to estimates released on Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Philadelphia City Council members will be breaking a sweat this summer, even though they’re on recess until September. It’s because city lawyers told them late this week that they must redistrict pronto, to reflect shifts in population.
For years, Philadelphia suffered from a brain drain. Young adults would get their college education in the city, then catch the first train out of town. But the trend is now reversing.
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Pennsylvania’s population is now 12.7 million — up 3.4 percent in the last decade. Philadelphia’s population actually rose a little, reversing a 50-year trend.