American Community Survey

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New York City Grows For First Time In Decade

New Census numbers reveal that New York City grew a little last year for the first time in the decade.


Food pantry at St. Augustine's Church in the Bronx (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Census Figures Show 1 In 5 NYC Residents Living In Poverty

Information from the 2010 American Community Survey showed the poverty rate had increased from 18.7 percent in 2009 to 20.1 percent in 2010.