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Whites Moving To Detroit, City That Epitomized White Flight

Cheap housing and incentive programs are partly fueling the regrowth of the Motor City’s white population.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Michigan’s Population Creeping Up As Autos Recover

After years of declining population, industrial Michigan finally seems to be on track toward growth again, the state’s demographer says.

CBS Detroit–12/26/2014

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Census Bureau: Detroit’s Population Continues To Fall

Despite pockets of growth in areas such as downtown and Midtown, Detroit is still losing residents by the thousands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2014

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2013 Mich. Population Up Slightly At 9.9 Million

The U.S. Census says Michigan’s population rose in the past year, but at a rate below the nation’s.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/30/2013

Census Says Detroiters Leaving City For Suburbs

Detroit’s population loss slowed significantly last year, but the city still lost another 12,000 residents, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Census Bureau.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2013

Detroit's Midtown area, near Cass and Willis. (WWJ Photo/Marie Osborne, File)

Study: Downtown Detroit Younger, Richer, More Diverse

A new report, 7.2 Square Miles, documents the changing face of the city’s greater downtown area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2013

Michigan’s Estimated Population Grew In 2012

Michigan’s estimated population grew a fraction of a percentage point in 2012, the first increase in the measure for the state since 2004, according to figures from the U.S. Census Bureau.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2013

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Study: Population In Mich. Is Getting Older

You could call it the “graying” of Michigan. As WWJ’s Rob Sanford reports, the average age of state residents is going up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

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Report: Thousands Moving To Michigan

The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments reports that over 63,000 people moved into the tri-county area in 2009,


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State Senate Approves Detroit Population Bill

The State Senate has voted to lower the population threshold in Detroit so the city can continue collecting higher income and utility taxes.