Home Ownership Rate Lowest Since 1965The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years -- evidence that rising property prices, high rents and stagnant pay have made it hard for many to buy.
Census: Bay Area Grew By More Than 90,000 People In A YearNew Census numbers out Thursday morning prove what we've already seen on the roadways and in housing prices: more people are moving to the Bay Area.
San Jose Among 10 U.S. Cities With More Than 1 Million People, Census Bureau SaysThe U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday that San Jose is now among the 10 most populous cities in the United States, with more than 1 million people calling the Silicon Valley city home.
Women Earning More Than Men In Some East Bay CitiesWomen are out-earning men in a few East Bay cities, according to a new study.
Homeless People Hired To Serve As Guides In Santa Clara County Census Count Of Others Without HomesThe 2013 census found more than 7,600 people living without shelter in Silicon Valley. A new homeless count will be conducted next week to get the latest numbers, with some homeless people serving as guides.
Santa Clara County Pushes Flu Shots For More Than 700 Homeless VeteransSanta Clara County is pushing to give flu shots to the estimated 700 homeless veterans out on the streets as the weather turns colder.
Census Shows California’s Asian, Latino Populations GrowingLatinos now make up 38 percent of California's population and Asians have become the fastest growing minority group in the nation, according to US Census Bureau numbers released Thursday.
Census Data Confirms San Francisco, San Jose Have Highest Median RentsJust how high are rental units in San Francisco? New Census Bureau data shows that the City by the Bay has the highest median rents among the country's largest cities.
Latinos To Soon Surpass Whites In CaliforniaHispanics will become the largest ethnic group in the nation's most populous state early next year, the California Department of Finance said Thursday, marking a big milestone in a long-running demographic shift that has already deeply altered the political balance of power, the economy and culture.
Census Shows Whites Lose US Majority Among BabiesFor the first time, racial and ethnic minorities make up more than half the children born in the U.S., capping decades of heady immigration growth that is now slowing.
Phil Matier: Flight Of Families Concerns San Francisco SupervisorsThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors is attempting to tackle the issue of "family flight" - defined by the thousands of families with school-age children who left the city in the past decade.
Bay Area Carpooling On The DeclineCensus data show that participation in carpooling in California has declined over the past 30 years despite hundreds of millions of dollars spent on programs to increase the practice.