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The U.S. Census Bureau's mission "is to serve as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy." Use this tag for data collected and/or published by the US Census Bureau.

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merged election (voting precinct) data and census (block group/tract) data

Is there available a mapping between US voting precincts and census-recognized geographical units, like census block groups, or even to ZIP codes? There are nice data sets now of US election results ...
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Performance data by school district (or by High School) in the US?

I am ideally looking for data that would give me performance by public school district (or by high school) in the united states, for example: Average SAT / ACT Scores Other national test scores (e.g. ...
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Where can I find free and accurate Parcel data for counties in the US

I would like to know if it would be possible to find Parcel boundaries for counties in the US through Open Source resources (free). I am particularly interested in parcels for counties in the state of ...
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On average, in the United States, when the youngest child of a husband and wife turns 18 years of age, what are the ages of the parents?

What I really want to know is, at the point in each child's life when they are gaining full independence from their parents, on average: 1) What is the father's age? 2) What is the mother's age? ...
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Where can I find ACS data for *specific* countries of origin and languages spoken at home?

I wanted to map out where Ethiopians live in the Puget Sound area. ArcGIS has mapped ACS data, but I could only find data for places of birth grouped by continent. Same with languages spoken. What I ...
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Census CPS monthly API?

Related to this other question: Centralized sources of *monthly* data accessible through API (or otherwise automated query) Looking at https://www.census.gov/data/developers/data-sets.html, it seemed ...
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How to get male/female split for particular household income range in the United States

Where is the best resource to get the most recent Male / Female split of household incomes above $80K+ (or similar) in the United States? This U.S. Census table has "Female persons, percent" but I'm ...
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State Area for 2010 Census AREALAND variable not found

I was following this tutorial for requesting from the 2010 Decennial Census. It specifies the following code for printing a list of state names ("NAME"), state areas ("AREALAND"), and state total ...
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Calculating MOE for Net Migration

I'm trying to replicate how the ACS calculates their MOEs for Gross Migration and NetMigration from the latest 2013-2017 County-to-County Migration flow data. I followed their guidance/methodology for ...
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Average Gross Rent

I need an aggregate value for rent using a collection of Census Tracts from the American Community Survey 5-year estimate. The universe for Aggregate Gross Rent (B25065) is listed as "Renter-occupied ...
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Area income data for percentiles other than the median?

I'm looking for data similar to the Area Median Income, except that provides information about other percentiles. For instance, what are the 10th or 90th percentiles of income in my county? I saw ...
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Obesity/Inactivity Data at a census tract level

Looking for obesity/inactivity data for adults at a census tract level for the state of California. Any good sources? Preferably in a format that can be uploaded to arcdesktop.
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Where can I find a list of cities within each county?

I found some lists for some states, e.g. https://georgia.gov/municipality-list, but not for all counties in the US...
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Is there a crosswalk between U.S. Census 1990 SF3 and 2000 SF3?

Is there a source that compares the tables from the U.S. Census 1990 SF3 and 2000? Something like the data provided in this Census 2000 to ACS5 comparison tool. Some information is provided by ...
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Number of people over age 65 in each ZCTA for each year since 2005

Population and age data for zip codes are easy to find for 2010 and later. Where can I find zip code level population and age data from 2005 to 2010? Specifically, I need the number of individuals ...
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Accuracy of LODES dataset

Has anyone used the LEHD Origin-Destination Employment Statistics (LODES) datasets? I'm using the data from the Census FTP for LODES7 data. I want to understand how this data was calculated and what's ...
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Consumer Expenditure Surveys geographical location

I have some pre-processed data, which draws from Consumer Expenditure Surveys data. The processed data contains newid, which to my knowledge is a unique id of the original consumer unit. I want to use ...
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1940 US Census - indexed data?

I read a fascinating article about the census in the US, and especially the 1940 census, which is available online (since the 72 year period has elapsed). I was able to search based on address (and ...
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Consumer Expenditures by Census Tract

Does anyone know how to source Consumer Expenditures (CEX) by Census Tract? I know that the Bureau of Labor Statistics offers CEX by Metropolitan Area and Region but I can't seem to figure out how ...
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Seeking census religious data by block group in New Jersey?

Where can I find religious census block group data for New Jersey (NJ)? I am fairly certain this data is on american factfinder but I am unable to find it. My plan is to join to a NJ block group ...