Every 10 years, data journalists rush to process, analyze and visualize Census data, pumping out stories, maps and charts to help readers and policymakers make sense of the demographic shifts in their area.
Our team came together to created a free toolkit to help busy journalists get straight to finding Census stories.
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|2022-09-02||Source||Where to look for local stories about Census undercounts|
|2022-03-03||Poynter||How to Develop Stories from 2020 Census Data|
|2021-12-06||Boise Dev||New Census data shows Idaho saw increased diversity, with growth among Black, Hispanic, and Asian groups|
|2021-11-18||Delaware Business Now||Census mapping project highlights a changing Delaware|
|2021-09-20||South Pasadena Review||City’s Population Grew 5% Over 10 Years, Census Shows|
|2021-08-24||Hyde Park Herald||Census shows Hyde Park’s population up 14.7% from 2010|
|2021-08-18||San Francisco Chronicle||Five ways of looking at how San Francisco’s population changed over the last decade|
|2021-08-13||Berkleyside||Berkeley is denser and more diverse than it was 10 years ago|
|2021-08-12||Chicago Tribune||Chicago’s population grows slightly, but suburbs stall to slowest rate in decades|