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American Community Survey 2009-2011 Estimates

To be released Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012 - These estimates cover a three-year period (2009-2011) and are available for areas with a population of 20,000 or more. The Census Bureau will provide embargo-period access to the 2009-2011 American Community Survey estimates that will be released to the public on Oct. 25. See embargoed releases for more information.

Media Advisory -- Census Bureau to Provide Early Access to 2009-2011 American Community Survey Estimates for Embargo Subscribers

ACS Briefs:
Marital Events of Selected Group Quarters Population: 2009-2011
Multigenerational Households: 2009-2011


2011 American Community Survey Single Year Estimates

Released Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 - The Census Bureau released one-year estimates from the 2011 ACS on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. The ACS produces estimates for numerous social, economic and housing characteristics including language, education, the commute to work, employment, mortgage status and rent, as well as income, poverty and health insurance. Estimates will be available for the nation, all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, every congressional district, every metropolitan area, and all counties and places with populations of 65,000 or more. (See Media Advisory)

Media Advisory: Census Bureau Releases 2011 American Community Survey Estimates


Local releases for the 25 most populous cities:
New York city
Los Angeles city
Chicago city
Houston city
Philadelphia city
Phoenix city
San Antonio city
San Diego city
Dallas city
San Jose city
Jacksonville city
Indianapolis city (balance)
Austin city
San Francisco city
Columbus city
Fort Worth city
Charlotte city
Detroit city
El Paso city
Memphis city
Boston city
Seattle city
Denver city
Baltimore city
Washington city

Audio News Conference - Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 at 1 p.m.
Media Advisory

Scott Boggess, chief, American Community Survey Coordination Staff, Social, Economic and Housing Statistics Division, U.S. Census Bureau


Archived webinar [WMV]

ACS Information
ACS Home Page
ACS An Introduction
ACS Questionnaires and Instructions
Question-by-Question Fact Sheets

Data User Guidance
Guidance for Data Users
Guidance on When to Use Each Survey
2011 Data Release
Comparing ACS Data
How do I select 112th Congressional Districs as my Geography? [PDF]

American FactFinder

Fact Sheets
Health Insurance 2011 [PDF]
Income and Poverty 2011 [PDF]
Income and Poverty Estimates: Guidance on When to Use Each Survey [PDF]

Blog Entries
How We Measure Poverty and Income
2011 American Community Survey Estimates Tell Us about our Communities

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Public Information Office | | Last Revised: September 09, 2014