Milpitas was founded in 1954.
Some of the historical artifacts on display at the Great Mall
include a US flag with 48 stars (Alaska & Hawaii are added in 1959)
and a city limit signs--Milpitas, population: 834!
VOANews: Policies, Politics and Dollars Rest on US Census
Every 10 years the government has to count the population. But some people would rather not be counted
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