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1980 Census of Population and Housing: Summary Tape File 4A

Availability: Available as a 2-disc CD-ROM set. Note: Data for Hawaii & Idaho not available.

Product ID: C1-D80-S4AS-06-US1

Subject content: Provides 462 tables with approximately 8,400 cells of population and housing data estimated from the sample. Most data are repeated for a maximum of six specified race and/or Spanish-origin categories. Population items tabulated include household relationship, sex, race, age, marital status, Spanish origin, school enrollment, years of school completed, nativity, citizenship and year of immigration, language spoke at home and ability to speak English, ancestry, residence in 1975, labor force status in 1979, veteran status and period of service, and more.

Household items tabulated include number of units at address, complete plumbing facilities, number of rooms, tenure (owner/renter occupied), vacancy status, value, contract rent, units in structure, stories in structure, year structure built, source of water, sewage disposal, heating equipment, number of bedrooms, number of bathrooms, telephones in housing unit, and more.

Geography: States, standard consolidated statistical areas, standard metropolitan statistical areas, urbanized areas, counties, minor civil division or census county divisions, places of 1,000 or more population, American Indian reservations and their county components, and Alaska Native villages and their county components. Census tracts were only delineated for the metropolitan areas and a few nonmetro counties. NOTE: Does not include Puerto Rico.

File format & Software: Flat ASCII, no software; Files are compressed and can be unzipped using standard unzipping software such as that found at www.pkware.com (etc.).

Census contact: Customer Services, 1-800-923-8282 or 301-763-INFO (4636); Demographic Call Center (content), 301-763-2422, or toll-free at 1-866-758-1060

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Customer Liaison & Marketing Services | Customer Services Center | Last Revised: October 01, 2012