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Topics range from American Indians, slavery, poverty, race, ethnicity, migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America are each placed in historical context by a recognized expert in the field.
Official tool to access data from the Census Bureau, includes American Community Survey (ACS) estimates, Decennial Censuses, economic survey data, business patterns, and Census of Governments. Click on "Advanced Search" to create a table. [Note: replaced American Factfinder in spring 2020]
An easy-to-use resource for current and historical United States Census data and demographic information.
Create reports and maps of the U.S. population for a variety of geographic levels, on topics such as race, sex, age, education, and many more. Social Explorer provides access to data from all Censuses from 1790-present and the American Community Survey, plus additional data on religious congregations. To save your maps and to use all of the database's tools and features, you will need to create a free account.; Web-based maps & downloadable statistics; Varies, 1790 - present
Browse U.S. Census data for states and counties on a variety of topics for years 1790-1960.
Commercial Databases that contain Government Data/Statistics
These databases are provided by commercial publishers and contain a variety of data from government and other sources. Pay close attention to the author/producer of the data that you find using these sources.
Mapping application for developing interactive thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data variables. Choose Sign in as a guest or create a personal account in order to save your work.
A web-based mapping application (formerly called SimplyMap) that lets users quickly create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States.; User-generated maps & reports; Most recent census & previous year market data