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New York Fed study says a college degree is still a good investment, despite high costs

...associate's degree will bring in $325,000 more than someone with a high school education. The study used data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.Rising tuition costs, surging student debt and an increase in unemployment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-24/new-york-fed-study-college
Scott's GOP victory sets up historic SC election

...voting bloc since the civil rights era.About 28 percent of South Carolina voters are black, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, and 68 percent are white. But, Knotts said, Scott will need to address issues that appeal to black voters if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-11/scotts-gop-victory-sets-histo
Future apartments could make market crowded

...to 414,000 and were up 22.5 percent from last October, according to statistics released in November by the U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development.A comparison of permits issued so far this year to those in 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-12-13/future-apar
Augusta decline was among young people, GRU clarifies

...Atlanta presence.In total population, Augusta has actually increased nearly 6 percent since 1990, figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show.What Azziz was referring to was a decline among those from birth to age 17 and from ages 5 to 17 between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-11-15/augusta-decline-was-among
Augusta-area retirement communities grow with senior population

...55-and-older crowd are finding it advantageous to build or enhance facilities across the area.According to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2012 estimates, the population of residents 65 and older has increased since 2000 from 8 percent to 11 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-09-14/augusta-are
Braves' move highlights race, class disparity in Atlanta

...roughly $61,000 to $100,000. Those communities ranged from 58 to 85 percent white, according to counts by the U.S. Census Bureau.For this analysis, The Associated Press examined last year's ticket sales by zip code as tallied by the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-14/braves-move-highlights-r
Augusta still Georgia's second-largest city

...2010 census, because that is the last full count of the population," said Virginia Hyer, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Census Bureau.Given that, Augusta holds on to its No. 2 position behind Atlanta. The 2010 census put the city of Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-16/augusta-still-georgias-second
Home starts show stable market for Augusta-area builders

...homes in Columbia and Richmond counties, offsetting a decline in home starts in Aiken County.According to the U.S. Census Bureau, which records new home permits for the entire six-county metro area, builders were putting up as many as 3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-01-12/home-starts-
Augusta's daytime population swells with commuters

Augusta's population varies widely from night to day, according to a new U.S. Census Bureau report that tracks daytime population shifts linked to commuter traffic.The bureau's American Community Survey, using numbers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-06/augustas-daytime-populatio
Owner of real estate brokerage committed to Augusta

...He worked as a paralegal for an intellectual property law firm, went door-to-door collecting data for the U.S. Census Bureau, did marketing for Red Bull, worked in a parking garage and ran a record label.It wasn't until 2004 that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-06-16/owner-real-