U.s. Population Grew To 308 Million, Census Reports

U.S. Population Grew to 308 Million, Census Reports

The announcement of the first result from the 2010 census marks the start of a season of Congressional redistricting that will increase the power of the South and West.

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  • U.S. population grows by 2.3 million, Census report says
    ... its population increase by 293,000 people last year for a total of 19.9 million residents, is now third. Census officials project that during the year the world population grew by 77 million, or 1.08 percent, to more than 7.2 billion people. Monday's ...
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  • U.S. Census: Muskegon County's population grew last year
    The numbers were released Thursday morning by the U.S. Census Bureau ... the growth was slightly behind Muskegon County. Nationwide, the estimated U.S population growth grew from 311.5 million in 2011 to 314 million in 2012, a growth of about 0.7 percent.
    03/14/2013 - 4:31 am | View Link
  • Census: Hispanic Population Grew Four Times Faster Than Total U.S. Population
    About three-quarters of Hispanics in the United States reported as Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban origin in the 2010 Census ... population in 2010 — down from 10 percent in 2000. The Puerto Rican population grew by 36 percent, increasing from 3.4 million ...
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  • Hispanic population tops 50 million in U.S.
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  • U.S. Hispanic population tops 50 million
    African American numbers grew slightly to 12.6 percent of the population. The white population of the United States fell to 72.4 percent in 2010 from 75.1 percent ten years ago. Over nine million Americans identify themselves as being multiracial.
    03/24/2011 - 1:01 pm | View Link
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  • U.S. Census Bureau
    Learn how U.S. Census serve the public as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy.
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  • List of U.S. states and territories by population ...
    1 Methodology; 2 Electoral apportionment; 3 States and territories; 4 Summary of population by region; 5 See also; 6 References; 7 External links
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  • U.S. Census Bureau Georgia Quick Facts
    People QuickFacts Georgia USA; Population, 2013 estimate : 9,992,167: 316,128,839: Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base : 9,687,663: 308,747,716: Population ...
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  • Texas QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau
    People QuickFacts Texas USA; Population, 2013 estimate : 26,448,193: 316,128,839: Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base : 25,145,561: 308,747,716: Population ...
    01/26/2015 - 9:21 pm | View Website
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