Monday, December 30, 2013
According to data from the US Census, out today, the U.S. remains one of the most mobile countries in the world. For more on the changing American map The Takeaway turns to Andrew Beveridge, expert on the census and sociology professor at Queens College. Karen Feagins, director of programming and news at WJCT in Jacksonville, Florida, discusses the rising population in Florida and how the state is preparing for even more residents.
Friday, April 06, 2012
New Census data released Thursday shows that the annual rate of growth in American cities has now surpassed that of the suburbs for the first time in 20 years. Lawrence Levy, executive dean of the National Center for Suburban Studies at Hofstra University, joins us to discuss why that shift is occurring.
Thursday, March 24, 2011
Census 2010 figures for New York City and the state were released and will serve as a guide to drawing congressional and legislative districts throughout the state. Check out changes in the city by population and racial break-down — click, zoom, embed and play around with WNYC's official Census 2010 interactive map.