U.S. Census Bureau Columbus Joins Lawsuit Seeking To Block Citizenship Question On 2020 U.S. Census By Mike Foley • May 2, 2018 Mike Foley The City of Columbus has joined a multi-state lawsuit - led by New York - seeking to block the Trump Administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census. Data Shows Working Ohio Women Earn 76 Percent Of What Men Earn Annually By Jim Letizia • Apr 10, 2018 nytimes.com Today is Equal Pay Day, marking how far into 2018 women have to work to earn the wages of their male counterparts in 2017. Census Bureau: Columbus Now Ohio's Second-Largest Metro Area By Associated Press • Mar 25, 2018 flickr.com U.S. Census Bureau estimates show the Columbus metro area now has more people than metro Cleveland and is on pace to surpass Cincinnati at its current rate of growth. Government Watchdog Group Says Bipartisan Redistricting Group Won't Stop Ballot Effort By Ohio Public Radio • Sep 29, 2017 Ohio Public Radio State legislative leaders have formed a four-member bipartisan group to work on creating a new way to redraw congressional districts after the 2020 census. Census Data Shows Median Income Improves, Poverty Rates Drop In Franklin County By Jim Letizia • Sep 14, 2017 Newly released U.S. Census Bureau data shows median income rose slightly, while poverty rates and the number of people without health insurance in Franklin County and the state declined from 2015 to 2016. Census Bureau: Columbus Now America's 14th Largest City By Jim Letizia • May 27, 2017 columbusohiophotos.com The U.S. Census Bureau says Columbus is now the nation's 14th largest city, surpassing Indianapolis. UC Professor Maps U.S. Racial Makeup By Jim Letizia • May 16, 2017 uc.edu A University of Cincinnati astrophysicist has created maps showing the racial makeup of the United States. Census Bureau Says Franklin County's Population Is The Highest In The State By Jim Letizia • Mar 23, 2017 The U.S. Census Bureau says Franklin County is now Ohio's most populous county. Census Bureau Reports Small Increase In Ohio's Population By Associated Press • Jan 18, 2017 The U.S. Census Bureau says Ohio's population grew less than 1 percent between July 2015 and the end of 2016. Census Bureau: Delaware Is Ohio's Fastest-Growing County By Jim Letizia • May 31, 2016 The U.S. Census Bureau says Delaware County is the fastest growing county in Ohio. Census: Columbus' Population Now Exceeds 850 Thousand By Jim Letizia • May 19, 2016 The U.S. Census Bureau says Columbus' population continues to grow. Census Bureau Data Shows Nearly 2 Million Ohioans Living In Poverty By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Sep 18, 2015 The U.S. Census Bureau has released figures on the number of Ohioans living in poverty. Ohio Senate Approves Redistricting Plan By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Dec 12, 2014 ideastream.org A bipartisan redistrict agreement is awaiting Ohio House approval after the Senate passed the measure early this morning. Census Bureau: More Ohioans Insured Under ACA By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 18, 2014 The U.S. Census Bureau says the number of Ohioans without health insurance fell by 47 thousand during the past year. Columbus Fastest Growing Ohio City By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 22, 2014 New U.S. Census Bureau estimates show Columbus has been the fastest growing large city in Ohio over the past three years. Ohio Population Declined, Birth Rates Increased In 2013 By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 27, 2014 The U.S. Census Bureau says two central Ohio counties led the state in births last year. Census: Ohio Agricultural Goods Rose In Value By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Feb 21, 2014 Newly released U.S. Census Bureau data shows the market value of Ohio agricultural products rose between 2007 and 2012. Ohio Ranked Poorly For Public Health By Jim Letizia • Dec 13, 2013 A non-profit group established by a managed health care company says Ohio is one of the unhealthiest states in the nation. Slight Increase In Ohio Poverty By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 19, 2013 New U.S. Census Bureau figures show 16.3 percent of Ohioans, or 1.8 million people, were in poverty last year, up one tenth from 2011. Ohio's Population Steady By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Jun 14, 2013 New U.S. Census Bureau figures show Ohio’s population continues to hold steady. Ohio Cities Losing Population By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • May 24, 2013 New U.S. Census Bureau figures show most large and medium-sized cities in Ohio lost population over the past two years, while many cities elsewhere saw gains. Franklin County Fastest Growing In Ohio By Jim Letizia • Mar 15, 2013 Franklin County is now the fastest-growing county in Ohio. Ohio Work Commutes Beat National Average By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 5, 2013 A new report from the U.S. Census Bureau shows the typical commute to work of those living in Ohio's three largest counties is less than national average of 25 and a half minutes. Local Median Incomes Decline By Jim Letizia • Sep 21, 2012 The U.S. Census Bureau says median household incomes in Columbus and Franklin County fell by more than four percent between 2010 and 2011, a rate higher than in the rest of the state and the nation.