Population Change


New York City's Middle Class Is Shrinking

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Advocates say there's an erosion of black homeowners in the city.

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The Takeaway

Americans on the Move

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.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

New New Yorkers

Monday, December 30, 2013

Joseph Salvo, director of the population division at the New York City Planning Department and Fatima Shama, Immigration Commissioner, talk about the latest demographic information on shifting immigration trends in NYC.

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The Takeaway

New Census Data Reveals Shift from Suburbs to Cities

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.



CENSUS 2010 | Mapping Changes in the Five Boroughs

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.

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