Dynamic Worcester: Report shows city remains a destination

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An analysis of the 2010 Census prepared by The Research Bureau shows that Worcester continues to be a dynamic city, one that grew in size, youth, and diversity between 2000 and 2010. The report, “Worcester’s Demographic Trends: 2010 Census,” provides the kind of fundamental, unvarnished and unbiased data that can help inform and shape public-policy discussions.

To our eye, the report both reaffirms the historical trends that have long characterized Worcester as a gateway city of immigrants in a nation of immigrants, while highlighting some challenges that must be met.

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