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Rural America in the 2000s: Population

What’s happened to rural America during the last decade? Over the next few weeks we’ll try to answer this question as we look at changes in population, ethnicity, age groups and education. We’ll start with population. The nation’s total population increased 9.1% between 2000 and 2009, a total of 25.5 million people, according to the […]