A look at the history of the country's changing population
On Dec. 21, 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau released total population and apportionment totals for the United States, as well as congressional apportionment totals for each state. The 2010 Census showed the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2010, was 308,745,538, representing an increase of 9.7 percent over the 2000 U.S. resident population of 281,421,906.
Hoffman Estates Participated!
On October 21st, the Census Bureau released the final 2010 Mail Participation Rates for the country. Mail Participation Rates are the percentage of forms mailed back by households that received them in any particular geography. The entire country had a participation rate of 74%, the state of Illinois had a participation rate of 76%, and the Village of Hoffman Estates had a participation rate of 81%, which shows how well our Village responded to the census! To visit the 2010 Census Mail Participation Rate Map webpage click here.
Click here to go to the 2010 Census website.
For the current U.S. Census Bureau's Fact Sheet for Hoffman Estates, click here.
For more information regarding the United States Census, visit: www.census.gov.