U.S. Census Bureau

The Bureau of Labor Statistics just released its unemployment numbers for America’s 389 metro areas for the month of November. The trend was generally positive. Unemployment for the month was down...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The world population will be more than 7.62 billion as the clock ticks into the first moments of January 1, 2020, a year-over-year increase of about 1%.
Douglas A. McIntyre
As the clock hits midnight and a new decade begins January 1, the population of the United States will reach more than 330.2 million.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Sales of new homes rose both year over year and month over month in November. New home sales have exceeded a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 700,000 for four consecutive months.
Paul Ausick
As the U.S. government begins it once per decade count of the nation's population, there was worry that the process would be underfunded, which means it would be less likely the count would be...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The Bureau of Labor Statistics just released its unemployment numbers for America’s 389 metro areas for the month of October. The trend was generally positive. Unemployment for the month was...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The size of the average U.S. household in 1790 was 5.79 people. By 2010 that figure was 2.58 people. That long-term trend appears to have reversed itself very recently, according to recently released...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Much of the conversation around the problem of vacant homes involves abandoned houses in America's cities, particularly old urban areas that have lost population and experienced increased poverty...
Douglas A. McIntyre
New home construction rose by nearly 8% month over month in August and by 12% year over year.
Paul Ausick
The U.S. Census Bureau has released its annual data on median household income and poverty, and there are few surprises here.
Douglas A. McIntyre
New home sales fell sharply in July, largely as a result of a substantial revision to the June sales total.
Paul Ausick
This would be a particularly bad time for certain legal immigrants to apply for a green card or a visa or visa extension in Fresno, California — or in Columbus, Ohio, or El Paso, Texas, among...
Colman Andrews
There are nearly 60 million Hispanic people in the United States, which means they make up 18% of the population. That number is expected to grow substantially over the next several decades.
Douglas A. McIntyre
New home sales fell for the second straight month in May but the good news is that sales of homes priced below $300,000 rose sharply, indicating perhaps that more first-time buyers are able to get...
Paul Ausick
Among the most popular foods Americans eat in the summers are hot dogs and hamburgers, but the rate at which people consume these varies significantly from state to state.
Douglas A. McIntyre