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For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 04, 2023

Census Bureau to Embargo Vintage 2022 Metropolitan/Micropolitan Area, Local Population and Housing Unit Estimates

Press Release Number CB23-72

MAY 4, 2022 — The U.S. Census Bureau will offer a two-day embargo period for qualified media to view the Vintage 2022 population estimates for metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas and 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.


Tuesday, May 16, at 10 a.m. EDT to Thursday, May 18, at 12:01 a.m. EDT.


Census Bureau’s embargo site

Interview requests:

Embargo subscribers may interview Census Bureau experts during the embargo period. To request an interview, email <pio@census.gov>.  

Obtain media embargo access:

Visit the Newsroom’s Embargo site to register for embargo access.

Embargoed information may not be published, broadcast, posted online, distributed via wire and distribution services or shared with nonembargo members until publicly released, May 18, at 12:01 a.m. EDT.

Embargo subscribers are encouraged to confirm their login username and password are up to date prior to May 16. For assistance, email <pio@census.gov>. 



Jewel Jordan
Public Information Office
301-763-3030 or
877-861-2010 (U.S. and Canada only)


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