As with any count of 601,723 people, there’s a lot of information to plow through, and people will certainly be breaking down numbers from the Census over the next few days and weeks. Of course, the Census figures are incredibly important because they determine the boundaries of D.C.’s eight wards and all of its advisory neighborhood commissions, meaning that some people might soon have a new Councilmember to report issues to.

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