US Census http://wesa.fm en Census: Pittsburgh Region Is Getting Younger http://wesa.fm/post/census-pittsburgh-region-getting-younger <p>The population of the youngest Allegheny County residents is growing, while nationally the number is dropping.</p><p>Between 2010 and 2012, the number of people five years of age and younger increased county-wide by 0.9 percent, while it decreased nationally by the same percentage.</p><p>“I think the Pittsburgh region’s been attracting people for the last few years, and most people moving into the region are going to be younger folks mostly coming for work, so I think that’s made us younger as we go ahead,” said Christopher Briem, regional economist at the University of Pittsburgh.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 18:24:07 +0000 Deanna Garcia 11368 at http://wesa.fm Census: Pittsburgh Region Is Getting Younger