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The image of Queens shared by many Americans, especially those old enough to remember, begins with the character of Archie Bunker, who debuted in All in the Family in January
Last Updated (Tuesday, March 19, 2013 10:08 AM)
When Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently introduced the idea of imposing a large tax on commuters, one of his advisors made an argument for the tax that people in New York
After nearly 10 years of controversy, the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) determined before Census 2000 that each United States resident must be classified as a member of
Â New York City's population may be made up more and more of the foreign-born, but, according to the latest U.S. Census, there are fewer ethnic New Yorkers, and "white ethnics"
Â The direct losses to New York and the United States from the WTC attack are incalculable. Yet, as the first anniversary comes and goes, the calculations go on apace.
Â Manhattan boomed in the 1990s. This was obvious to most New Yorkers, but now it is official. According to figures released this month from the 2000 census, the average income
A cynic -- or maybe just a careful observer of politics -- might see the last half century of New York's history as one long and varied effort to make
The latest data from Census 2000 paints a picture of changing New York City that is stunning, exciting and in some ways disturbing.
There are more foreign-born New Yorkers than at
Â Last year, when the count from the 2000 U.S. Census revealed that
there were eight million people living in New York City, many
demographers were shocked. The number was almost 600,000 more
Â It such an accepted fact that the 1990's were a boom time in New York City that some New Yorkers are looking back at the decade with something close to