Fri., March 15, 2013 2:25pm
Georgia’s population is edging closer to 10 million, according to new data just out from the Census Bureau. The state grew just over 1 percent between July 2011 and July 2012.
Mon., August 29, 2011 4:50am
Most of the babies in Georgia are now black, Hispanic or another minority, according to 2010 Census data. That’s a big shift from a decade ago, when more than half of those babies were white.
Thu., March 17, 2011 5:25pm
Newly released census data showed that most of Georgia's 1.5 million increase in population came in metro Atlanta and north Georgia. But rural population is shrinking in southwest Georgia. Hispanics grew to nearly 9 percent of the state’s population and African-Americans grew to 31 percent.
Thu., October 7, 2010 8:34pm
New census data shows the U.S. is experiencing a rise in poverty not seen in decades. The trend has made its way to Georgia’s suburbs.
Thu., September 3, 2009 3:21am
Richmond County school board turns to shifting students and closing some sc