population growth

Downtown Columbus
Aerial Impact Solutions

The U.S. Census Bureau has released figures showing another year of slowing population growth at the national level. In recent years, Ohio's population has dipped as well.

Austin Place development just west of the Hilltop. Columbus is struggling to build enough housing to accomodate its rapidly growing population.
Adora Namigadde / WOSU

Under the 90-degree sun, two men in hard hats install air conditioners in the backs of apartments. A second pair climbs ladders to install windows, while another drills screws into white-painted doors.

10:00 By 2050, the world's population is expected to jump from 7 billion to 9 billion. Feeding so many people will require agricultural innovations, distribution advancements and broad changes in public policy. This hour we'll talk about the opportunities and challenges facing everyone who eats to live, and hear about OSU's inter-disciplinary approach to food security. Guests