Nonprofit Groups Working To Boost Participation In 2020 CensusThere’s $73 billion in federal aid on the line, and New York could also lose Congressional seats if residents are under-counted.
Gov. Cuomo Gets Aggressive With 2020 New York Census, Announces Bold, New ApproachWith clout, power and billions in federal aid at stake, Gov. Andrew Cuomo used Martin Luther King Day to mount a campaign to make sure every New Yorker is counted.
President Trump To Sign Executive Action On Census Citizenship Question, Won't Include 2020 SurveyPresident Trump announced Thursday he plans to sign an executive order regarding the collection of citizenship information, but the order will not involve the 2020 census.
Decision To Add Citizenship Question To Census Draws ProtestThe Trump administration's decision to ask people about their citizenship in the 2020 census set off worries among Democrats on Tuesday that immigrants will dodge the survey altogether.
Census: NY Poverty, Income Levels Steady In 2013The survey data showed 3 million people, or 16 percent of the state's population, with income below the poverty level in 2013. Nationally, 48.8 million people, also about 16 percent, lived in poverty.
Researchers To Conduct Census Of New York State Maple Syrup ProductionFederal agriculture researchers will conduct a census of maple syrup production in New York State in April and May.
New York City's Population Reaches All-Time HighThe city’s population increased by 161,564 since 2010 – about two percent in two years -- bringing the total population to an all-time record high of 8.3 million, according to the latest U.S. Census Bureau estimates.
City Over Suburbs: More Young Parents Are Choosing To Live In NYCIn a striking reversal, growing numbers of young parents are choosing to live in New York City over suburbia, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.
Census Data: 21 Percent Of New Yorkers Live In PovertyThe one percent increase in the poverty rate comes even as the city has gained back all of the jobs it lost in the recession. The national average is 15.9 percent.
NJ To Survey Homeless Population In Winter DriveThe census being conducted Wednesday will not be as robust as last year's count, which was a biannual survey required by the federal government.
Census: More New Jerseyans Live Alone Than With FamiliesFor the first time, a higher percentage of households consist of one person living alone than nuclear families with a husband, wife and children. However, people living alone are still less common in New Jersey than they are nationwide.
Census: People Living In Lower Manhattan Doubled In Past 10 YearsThe latest Census figures revealed that Lower Manhattan is growing rapidly and shows no signs of slowing down.
Lower Manhattan Population Blossoms Years After 9/11 AttacksOnce upon a time, downtown would become a ghost time after the trading day ended. But things are changing.
NY Census Figures Released; Bloomberg Says They Don't 'Make Any Sense'Census 2010 figures for New York state show minimal growth in New York City over the past decade and population losses in the largest upstate cities.
Census: N.J. Population Shifting SouthwardA trove of state-specific data shows the largest population growth in Gloucester, Ocean and other southern counties.