Census Data Shows MN Black Households' Income PlummetingNew U.S. Census data reveals the median household income for whites and Asians in Minnesota is twice that of African American households. The numbers show the median income for Minnesota's black households dropped nearly 15 percent, or about $4,500 in one year.
Census: Minn. Child Poverty Rate Hits 15 PercentThe Census Bureau is reporting that 15 percent of Minnesota's children, or about 190,000 of them, were living in poverty last year.
Census Finds 1,330 Gay Married Couples In Minn.Minnesota doesn't permit same-sex couples to marry, but new figures from the Census Bureau shows it has nearly as many married same-sex couples as Iowa, where the unions are legal.
Home Ownership Rate For Black Minnesotans DropsNew census figures show the home ownership rate for black Minnesotans has dropped.
New Census Data Show Poverty In NW Minn. CountiesNew census data show nearly half of the state's 10 most impoverished counties are in northwestern Minnesota, where jobs that can support families can be hard to find.