Municipal Desk Reference

Demographics

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More than 10,000 Americans turn 60 every day and that figure will increase to over 12,500 a day through 2020.The Census Bureau projects that Americans 65 and older will make up 19 percent of the population by 2030.

Published Date: April 4, 2014

Dr. James Johnson, a professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, discussed disruptive economics during GMA's 2014 Mayors' Day Conference in Atlanta, noting that the country and Georgia are becoming more diverse and older.

Published Date: February 11, 2014

The recovery is very uneven across US regions, with the southeastern and southwestern metros, who were most affected by the housing bubble, looking ahead to years of recovery.

Published Date: February 29, 2012

As Georgia becomes more diverse and a significant amount of the population ages, city officials are going to have a host of issues to tackle, including education and transportation, according to a University of Georgia demographer.

Published Date: June 6, 2011

Q&A from Ask GMA.

Published Date: August 4, 2009

In April 2006, Governor Perdue signed into law the Georgia Security and Immigration Compliance Act (SB 529).

Published Date: September 1, 2007


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