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Economy & Enterprise
Tue June 18, 2013
Census: Kansas and Oklahoma Median Age Decreases; Texas Majority-Minority
Nationally, the United States is aging, but recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed five states bucked the trend. They are: Kansas, Oklahoma, North Dakota, Hawaii, and Alaska. The report also noted half of children under the age of five are minorities, Asians are the fastest growing minority or ethnic group, and four states, including Texas, are, "majority-minority." You can read the recent article from the Kansas Institute of Health here.