The American Community Survey (ACS) helps local officials, community leaders, and businesses understand the changes taking place in their communities. It is the premier source for detailed population and housing information about our nation.
Respond to the ACS
Learn the different ways to respond to the American Community Survey -- online, by phone, by email. Read our FAQs or call us for more help with the survey.
American Community Survey Data
The American Community Survey releases new data every year, in the form of estimates, in a variety of tables, tools, and analytical reports.
2021 Data Release
Learn more about the upcoming 2021 ACS data releases, including the release schedule.
Access American Community Survey data on the Census Bureau's new platform, data.census.gov.
Data Tell Stories. Tell Us Yours!
Share the creative ways you use American Community Survey data to make decisions.
Stats for Stories
Statistics in Schools and American Community Survey Data for Classrooms
Statistics in Schools (SIS) brings school subjects to life using real-world Census data including the American Community Survey (ACS) data.
Introduction to the American Community Survey
Discover the detailed social, economic, housing, and demographic statistics that the American Community Survey Office (ACS) provides for every community.
Exploring Census Data: Public Sector
This webinar will help you successfully navigate the public sector to include tax statistics, employment, pensions, and state and local government finances.