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Metro-East Population Declining

New U.S. Census Bureau figures show Madison and St. Clair Illinois are down several thousand residents each


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County Health Rankings Contain Good, Bad News

St. Louis, St. Charles and Monroe Counties do well. City of St. Louis does not.


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St. Louis is Shrinking – Where’s Everyone Going?

The next census is five years away, but already some are wondering if the city’s population could dip below 300,000 people for the first time since the 1870s.


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Missouri Population Growth Rate Lags National Average

New estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau show Missouri’s population of 6 million grew by fewer than 20,000 people from 2012 to 2013.


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SIU-Edwardsville Calls Off Campus Geese Harvest After Backlash

The school announced it would cull the campus’ population of the geese, citing dozens of documented cases of the birds acting aggressively.


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Census: St. Charles, St. Louis Counties Grow; City Loses

St. Charles led all Missouri counties with a gain of 3,685 residents, followed by Greene, Boone, Clay and Jackson counties.



Missouri Population Growth Rate Lags Behind Nation

New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau estimate that Missouri gained about 13,000 residents from July 2011 to July 2012.



Overcrowding Forces Different Schools for Parkway Students

Schools in the northern half of the district were becoming overcrowded


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Census: St. Louis Population down 8 Percent

The population of St. Louis County also declined by 2 percent during the past decade to a total of just under 1 million people.


MO, IL lose Congressional seats in census count

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) __U.S. Census Bureau officials say Missouri and Illinois are among a handful of states that have lost a congressional seat.


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