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2020 Census

Data Gems

This Data Gem shows you how to find data from the Census Bureau’s Population Estimates Program for cities and towns.


Upcoming Webinars


Your Community by the Numbers: Data for Community Development

Learn how to use to access the most current and relevant demographic, socioeconomic, and housing statistics about your community.

Introduction to American Community Survey Group Quarters Data

This webinar will explain the different Group Quarter (GQ) classifications and provide an overview of the American Community Survey (ACS) GQ Data.

Exploring Census Data Webinar: Retail

The session includes how to find key data from retail trade surveys and the American Community Survey.

OnTheMap for Emergency Management

This tool provides an web-based interface for accessing U.S. population and workforce statistics, in real-time, for areas being affected by natural disasters.

Women and Minority Owned Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Find out how the Census Bureau measures key information about businesses and industries in this overview of our social and economic programs.

Using Census Bureau Data for Grant Writing

This webinar will help you successfully navigate to capture the information you need to support your grant writing.

Using the American Community Survey Summary File

Learn about the American Community Survey (ACS) Summary File and the new format of the files.

Introduction to the American Community Survey

Discover the detailed social, economic, housing, and demographic statistics that the American Community Survey Office provides for yearly for every community.

Data for Congressional and State Legislative Districts

Learn more about your congressional district and your state legislative districts (upper and lower chambers).

The American Community Survey: A Comprehensive Look

Learn about basics of the yearly estimates and datasets produced from the ACS, resources available on our website, and how to access ACS data products.

Statistics in Schools and American Community Survey Data for Classrooms

Statistics in Schools (SIS) brings school subjects to life using real-world Census Bureau statistics, including the American Community Survey (ACS).

Data Access and Cross Tabulation Using MDAT

Learn how to access American Community Survey and Current Population Survey Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) files, and customize tables using MDAT.

Finding Census Bureau Data to Complete a Business Plan

This webinar provides a brief introduction of some key Census Bureau programs and concepts, as well as a demonstration of Census Business Builder (CBB).

Accessing American Indian and Alaska Native Statistics

Learn how to access demographic, socioeconomic, and housing data about American Indian & Alaska Native populations, reservations, and trust lands.

Veteran Data by the Numbers

Learn how to access the most up-to-date demographic, socioeconomic, housing, and business statistics about our Veterans.

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