Our population statistics cover age,
Hispanic origin, migration, ancestry, language use, veterans, as
population estimates and projections.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official
statistical data tracking the national economy.
Business is a large part of America's
economy. This section provides key information about businesses
This section provides information on a
educational topics, from educational attainment and school
school districts, costs and financing.
We measure the state of the nation's
including employment and unemployment levels, weeks and hours
occupations, and commuting.
Our statistics highlight trends in
family composition, describe characteristics of the residents of
units, and show how they are related.
Health statistics on insurance coverage,
disability, fertility and other health issues are increasingly
in measuring the nation's overall well-being.
We measure the housing and construction
track homeownership rates, and produce statistics on the
financial characteristics of our homes.
Income is the gauge many use to determine
well-being of the U.S. population. Survey and census questions
poverty, income, and wealth.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official
U.S. export and import statistics and regulations governing the
reporting of exports from the U.S.
The U.S. Census Bureau provides data for
Federal, state and local governments as well as voting,
apportionment and congressional affairs.
Geography is central to the work of the
providing the framework for survey design, sample selection,
collection, tabulation, and dissemination.
Find resources on how to use geographic
products with statistical data, educational blog postings, and
The Geographic Support System Initiative
integrate improved address coverage, spatial feature updates,
enhanced quality assessment and measurement.
Work with interactive mapping tools from
the Census Bureau.
Find geographic data and products such as
Shapefiles, KMLs, TIGERweb, boundary files, geographic
files, and reference and thematic maps.
Metropolitan and micropolitan areas are
geographic entities used by Federal statistical agencies in
tabulating, and publishing Federal statistics.
Find information about specific
programs and learn more about our partnerships with other
Definitions of geographic terms, why
areas are defined, and how the Census Bureau defines geographic
We conduct research on geographic topics
how to define geographic areas and how geography changes over
Official audio files from the Census
including "Profile America," a daily series of bite-sized
placing current data in a historical context.
Read briefs and reports from Census
Read research analyses from Census Bureau
Find information using interactive
to get statistics from multiple surveys.
Find a multitude of DVDs, CDs and
print by topic.
These external sites provide more
Download software to display, extract,
process, and/or tabulate census and survey data.
Learn more about our data from this
e-tutorials, presentations, webinars and other training
up for training sessions.
Explore Census data with interactive
visualizations covering a broad range of topics.
If you have received a survey, this site
help you verify that the survey came from us, understand and
the form, and know how we protect your data.
This is the 2020 Census redirect
National and state population totals from
2010 Census were released on December 21, 2010
The American Community Survey (ACS) is a
mandatory, ongoing statistical survey that samples a small
the population every year.
The AHS is sponsored by the Department of
and Urban Development (HUD) and conducted by the U.S. Census
The Economic Census is the U.S.
official five-year measure of American business and the
Collects data and measures change for
including: economic well-being, family dynamics, education,
insurance, and childcare.
Most recent releases from the
Find media toolkits, advisories, and all
The Census Bureau's Director writes on
America's people, places and economy.
Find interesting and quirky statistics
national celebrations and major events.
See what's coming up in releases and
Access to embargoed releases for news and
Information about the U.S. Census
Information about what we do at the U.S.
Our researchers explore innovative ways
surveys, increase respondent participation, reduce costs, and
The regional offices are responsible for
data collection, data dissemination, and geographic operations
a new service area boundary.
Learn about other opportunities to
Explore the rich historical background of
organization with roots almost as old as the nation.
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