APA Virginia strives to provide ongoing professional development and engagement for its members and planners around the Commonwealth.

Your Hour with APA Virginia is APA Virginia's monthly webinar series, sponsored by the Berkley Group. Webinars occur the 4th Monday of each month from noon to 1pm. 

We are always looking for new webinars and presenters. If you know of a topic or presenter please reach out to APA Virginia staff,

December Webinar

Monday, December 13, 2021 12pm-1pm


Making Sense of the Trends and Traps in Virginia’s 2020 Census Data

This presentation will examine key demographic trends for Virginia planners that are observable in 2020 Decennial Census and recent Census products. The impact of the pandemic as well as the Census Bureau’s new respondent privacy algorithm on the accuracy of Census data will also be examined. 

Speaker :

Hamilton Lombard is the Estimates Program Manger for the Demographics Research Group at the University of Virginia Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service. His expertise is in demographic change, particularly the different components of population growth and decline, population estimates, school enrollment projections, and the effect of government policy on population patterns.

Hamilton has worked in local and regional planning in Virginia and the United Kingdom. He earned his B.A. in History and B.S. in Planning from the University of Virginia.

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