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U.S. Census Bureau Makes Predictions For 2014

According to the Bureau, the population of the United States is expected to be 317,297,938 on Jan. 1, 2014, up 0.7 percent from New Year’s Day 2013.


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Delaware Valley Rebounding, Albeit Slowly, From 2008 Recession, Survey Finds

Overall, the region is doing better than the rest of the country, according to the Census Bureau.


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America’s Economy App

America’s Economy app draws on Commerce Department data to offer a real-time picture of the U.S. economy.


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New Census Numbers Show Philadelphia’s Population Is Growing

Philadelphia’s population is continuing to grow, according to estimates released on Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Area Expert Says Joblessness Is Swelling Nation’s Poverty Rolls

The US Census Bureau reports that in 2010, more than 46 million people were living in poverty — an increase of 3 million in just one year, and a 27-year high.


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Philadelphia’s Still 5th Largest City In U.S., Despite Census Foreshadowing

US Census figures released this week showing Philadelphia’s population slightly higher give the city some important bragging rights: we’re number five!