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If Demography Is Destiny, Good News for Texas, D.C.

Lars795 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 5:06 PM
Maybe we'll have one heck of a winter soon and eliminate the deadbeats.
Demographics buffs get a special Christmas present every year courtesy of the Census Bureau: its annual estimates of the populations of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

This gives demographers a chance to see where the nation is growing and where it is not, and to get an idea of the destination of immigrants and of the flow of people into one set of states and out of another.

Nationally, the Census Bureau estimates that the United States has grown from 308 million people when the Census was conducted in April 2010 to almost 313 million in July 2012,...