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Columbia County engineers use adaptive camera system to fight traffic congestion

...keep from being strangled by its own success.A special project by The Associated Press reviewed data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Federal High way Administration for more than 470 urbanized areas of the country and found that Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-27/columbia-county-engineers-use
In South Carolina, growth puts added stress on highways

...condition and half of secondary roads not receiving federal funding are labeled poor.According to survey data from the U.S. Census Bureau, average commute times in South Carolina range from 21.6 minutes in the Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin metro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-26/south-carolina-growth-puts
Working a 9-to-5 job is losing its appeal

...lets freelancers mingle with fellow contractors.In 2013, 23 million people were self-employed, according the U.S. Census Bureau. That's up 1.2 percent from the year before and up about 24 percent from 2003. That number doesn't count...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/working-9-5-job-losing-its
Job announcements give hope to Millen

...of the county and school enrollment dropped, reducing the school funding it received from the state, he said.U.S. Census Bureau data shows the city's population took a hit from 2000 to 2010, dropping nearly 11 percent, from 3,492 to 3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-30/job-announc
Vision loss worse in South, CDC says

...is the CDC's first county-level assessment of blindness and severe vision loss. It's based on millions of U.S. Census Bureau survey responses from 2009 through 2013.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-22/vision-loss-worse-south-cdc-
Charleston gaining on Columbia as largest city in South Carolina

...the largest city in South Carolina, according to U.S. Census Bureau numbers released Thursday. The newly released population...Carolina's population. Numbers released by the U.S. Census Bureau in March 2014 show that the state's northeast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-21/charleston-may-become-sc-lar
Millennials reshaping hotel industry

...age group is more deal conscious and spontaneous than its older counterparts.A Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data earlier this year projected that the millennial generation, also known as Gen Y, will outnumber Baby Boomers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-24/millennials
Many of Deal's top aides, executive branch officials get pay raises

...some working-class and poor households with an overall higher tax bill than they have under current law.The U.S. Census Bureau last estimated per-capita income in Georgia at $25,182 in 2013 dollars. The median household income was estimated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-28/many-deals-top-aides-executiv
Program for English language learners grows in Augusta schools

...challenges.Hispanic and Asian populations in Georgia increased nearly 50 percent from 2001 to 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. From 2003 to 2013, the percentage of students enrolled in Georgia schools with limited English proficiency increased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-04/program-english-language-
Asians, Hispanics drive UGA diversity

...SEC school. According to U.S. Census Bureau figures, Georgia's black...million, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The rest of Georgia grew...Asian descent, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-15/asians-hispanics-drive-ug