The top U.S. cities for same-sex couples according to the census

Rainbow FamilyU.S. News and World Report writer crunches the numbers

The 2010 census marked the first time that same-sex married couples will be counted as such in the decennial population count. During the 2000 census, even when no state recognized same-sex marriages, many gay couples listed themselves as spouses; now that five states, plus the District of Columbia, issue licenses to same-sex couples, the bureau will be able to count them more accurately, and that data will be released for the first time ever this November.  Danielle Kurtzleben's article in U.S. News and World Report avaialble here.

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