- Census data show black income levels plummet in Kentucky Updated: Sep-21-15 11:12 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - The average yearly incomes of African-Americans in Kentucky dropped by more than 11 percent in one year, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
- Census: Among seniors, women more likely to live in poverty Updated: Sep-20-15 2:30 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Female seniors are more likely to be living in poverty than their male counterparts, new U.S. Census data shows, a legacy of generally lower-wage jobs with fewer retirement benefits during their working years combined with longer life spans.
- Census: Louisiana poverty rate at nearly 20 percent in 2014 Updated: Sep-18-15 1:00 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The latest U.S. Census data shows that one in five Louisiana residents lived in poverty last year, unchanged from the previous year.
- Survey: Percentage of Nebraskans who own homes has dropped Updated: Sep-18-15 10:11 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - U.S. Census data show that the percentage of Nebraskans who own their own homes has dropped again, hitting the lowest figure in more than 50 years.
- Household income approaches prerecession level in Florida Updated: Sep-17-15 12:17 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - Median household income in Florida has returned to the same range as it was before the recession, and fewer people in Florida are married than a decade ago, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau.
- Census data: Household income for Minnesota blacks plunged Updated: Sep-17-15 10:29 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Household income for Minnesota's black residents plunged and their statewide poverty rate increased between 2013 and 2014, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
- Census: Income, poverty numbers stay just about the same Updated: Sep-16-15 1:24 pm
WASHINGTON - The wallets of America's middle class and poorest aren't seeing any extra money, the U.S. Census reported Wednesday, a financial stagnation experts say may be fueling political dissent this campaign season.