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The U.S. population is getting older and more racially diverse, according to new estimates from the Census Bureau. The findings come out as a separate analysis finds that for the first time, white deaths exceeded births in a majority of states.

White people remain the majority in the U.S. — but in new data from the Census Bureau, non-Hispanic whites were the only group that didn't grow from 2016 to 2017. Whites declined by .02 percent to a total of around 198 million people.

Canal Winchester Development Director Lucas Haire
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Brick buildings run straight through Waterloo Street in old town Canal Winchester; just across the intersection, the restaurant patios along High Street are full from the lunch rush. This is the historic center of Canal Winchester, just southeast of Columbus.

Downtown Akron Partnership

Since 1960, Akron has lost more than 90,000 residents. According data released this week by the Census Bureau, the city has lost another 1,100 since 2010. But Akron has actually seen a recent, though slight, bump in population.

Feel like packing up everything you own and moving to a big city?

The latest figures from the U.S. Census Bureau released Thursday, indicate you're most likely to be thinking of relocating from the Northeast to one of the fastest growing large cities in the South. Specifically, to Texas where seven of the nation's fastest growing cities are located.

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New U.S. Census Bureau estimates say Franklin County has surpassed Cuyahoga to become the most populous county in the state.

One and Done: The Rise of Only Childhood

Jun 24, 2013

10:00 Even if you haven't heard of Only Child Syndrome, you can probably guess the symptoms: Selfishness, arrogance, loneliness. Single-child households have doubled in the last 20 years and this hour we'll hear why those old stereotypes are dead wrong. We'll also take a look at what America's declining birth rate means for the future prosperity of the US and the world. Guests

The Expanding Use of Medical E-Records

Jun 21, 2011

Federal recovery funds are being used to expand the intra-hospital network use of electronic medical record sharing, especially to help physicians who treat large populations of Medicaid eligible patients, and especially in rural areas and Appalachia. This hour on All Sides we will discuss what this conversion to e-records means to the health-care industry. Guests:

Preparations for the 2010 Census

Jan 7, 2010

Preparations for the 2010 Census; community partnerships to count hard-to-reach groups; and issues raised by the population count, with Detroit assistant regional census manager Mario Matthews, The Latino Action Circle community development specialist/community organizer Ruben Castilla Herrera and You Can Count On Me Ohio co-chair Catherine Turcer.