The Texas Surge: Is America Headed South?

For more than two centuries, the Census Bureau has plotted America's population center, mapping a steady progression of westward and southward growth. With a boom in Texas and busts on the coasts sending the center South, what does the new center say about the nation's future?

Census Bureau swamped with applicants

Need a job? Know how to count? The U.S. Census Bureau needs you. Areas around the country are reporting that after begging for applicants at the...