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Redefining Urban and Suburban America: Evidence from Census 2000, Volume I Bruce Katz

Redefining Urban and Suburban America: Evidence from Census 2000, Volume I

Bruce Katz

Published October 1st 2005
ISBN : 9780815797678
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305 pages
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The early returns from Census 2000 data show that the United States continued to undergo dynamic changes, with cities and suburbs providing the locus of most of the volatility in the 1990s. Metropolitan areas are growing more diverse -- especiallyMoreThe early returns from Census 2000 data show that the United States continued to undergo dynamic changes, with cities and suburbs providing the locus of most of the volatility in the 1990s. Metropolitan areas are growing more diverse -- especially with the influx of new immigrants -- the population is aging, and the make-up of households is shifting. Singles and empty-nesters now surpass families with children in many suburbs. The contributors to this book explore the demographic trends and their complexities, along with their implications for the policies and politics shaping metropolitan America.