New Subcounty Population and Housing Unit Estimates to be Embargoed


Washington, D.C. – May 11, 2016 – (RealEstateRama) — The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day media embargo period for subscribers to view the 2015 population estimates for all local governmental units, including incorporated places, minor civil divisions and consolidated cities. Housing unit estimates will also be released for the nation, states and counties.

The subcounty population estimates and housing unit estimates will be posted to the Census Bureau’sembargo site at 10 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 17.

The embargoed information may not be published, broadcast or posted online until the public release date and time. The public release will be at 12:01 a.m. EDT Thursday, May 19.

Furthermore, per the Census Bureau’s embargo policy, wire and distribution services are prohibited from distributing embargoed news releases and data files to subscribers before the public release date and time.

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