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U.S. Census Data

These CD-ROMS focus on Census data on the decennial U.S. Census. These CD-ROMs are only accessible at computers in the Government Publications Library.

Title Description of contents
2000 Census of Population and Housing Collection of 2000 Census of Population and Housing CD-ROMS
1990 Census of Population and Housing CensusCD+Maps, Census Blocks, Congressional Districts, Census Tracts, 1990 Long Form Data with 2000 Boundaries, Subject reports
1980 Census of Population and Housing 1980 Census of Population and Housing. Includes some 1990 Census data for comparison purposes. It is also possible to create maps.
1970 Census of Population and Housing 1970 Census of Population and Housing
Census Catalog and Guide This CD is a snapshot of the Bureau's Product Catalog, representing data products released as of July 22, 1999. Retained in this edition are popular features such as descriptions of each product, including price and ordering information and references to other government web sites.
County Business Patterns 1996 & 1997: Provides data by 2-, 3-, 4- and 5-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code on total number of establishments, mid-March employment, first quarter and annual payroll, and number of establishments by employment-size classes.
Historical Statistics of the United States Colonial Times to 1970 Historical statistics on population; vital statistics and health and medical care; migration; labor; prices and price indexes; national income and wealth; consumer income and expenditure; social statistics; land, water and climate; agriculture; forestry and fisheries; and minerals
Neighborhood Change Database (NCDB) 1970-2000 Geolytics' NCDB allows access to census tract data for 1970, 1980, 1990, or 2000 in the respective tract boundary definitions for that year. In this manner, the data will appear as it did for the given year and the maps will be drawn according to that year's boundaries. In this format the data will be identical to that found in the CensusCD product for that given year. With Neighborhood Change Database, however, you can access data for all four decades normalized to 2000 tract boundaries. Take a guided tour that will lead you through the whole process of creating data reports and working with maps.
State and Metropolitan Area Data Book 1997-1998: A local area supplement to the Statistical Abstract of the United States with convenient summary statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of states and metropolitan areas.
USA Counties 1998: Over 4,000 data items for the United States, States, and counties and equivalent areas from a variety of sources.

For additional Census data, check the Demographics and Statistics page of the Government Information Library