U.S. Bureau of the Census

05/14/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/14/2019 17:38

PRESS RELEASE | MAY 14, 2019 Census Bureau to Embargo New Local Population & Housing Unit Estimates The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day media embargo period for[...]

MAY 14, 2019 - The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day media embargo period for subscribers to view the 2018 population estimates for local governmental units, including incorporated places, minor civil divisions and consolidated cities. Housing unit estimates will also be released for the nation, states and counties.

When: Tuesday, May 21, at 10 a.m. EDT to Thursday, May 23, at 12:01 a.m. EDT.

Where: Census Bureau's embargo site.

Interview requests: Embargo subscribers may interview Census Bureau experts during the embargo period. To request an interview, email [email protected].

Obtain media embargo access: Visit to register for embargo access.

The embargoed information may not be published, broadcast, posted online, distributed via wire and distribution services, or shared with a nonembargo member until the public release date and time. The public release will be at 12:01 a.m. EDT, Thursday, May 23.

Embargo subscribers are encouraged to confirm that their login user name and password are up to date prior to May 20. For assistance, please email [email protected].