Texas counties continue to lead in population growth
Every March, the U.S. Census Bureau releases the county population estimates for the previous year and updates the annual population figures up to the latest census year.
New NACo research tracks how counties intersect workforce development and reentry
Getting formerly incarcerated individuals into good paying jobs helps the local economy and efforts to reduce recidivism.
Meeting the needs of the inmate population requires county jails to involve health professionals and treatment providers even as they seek ways to improve how they address mental illness and medical conditions.