Our population statistics cover age,
sex, race, Hispanic origin, migration, ancestry, language use, veterans, as well as population
estimates and projections.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official
source of statistical data tracking the national economy.
Business is a large part of America's
diverse economy. This section provides key information about businesses in your community.
This section provides information on a
range of educational topics, from educational attainment and school enrollment to school
districts, costs and financing.
We measure the state of the nation's
workforce, including employment and unemployment levels, weeks and hours worked, occupations, and
Our statistics highlight trends in
household and family composition, describe characteristics of the residents of housing units, and
show how they are related.
Health statistics on insurance
coverage, disability, fertility and other health issues are increasingly important in measuring
the nation’s overall well-being.
We measure the housing and construction
industry, track homeownership rates, and produce statistics on the physical and financial
characteristics of our homes.
Income is the gauge many use to
determine the well-being of the U.S. population. Survey and census questions cover poverty,
income, and wealth.
The U.S. Census Bureau is the official
source for 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 the Federal, state and local governments as well as voting, redistricting, apportionment and
Geography is central to the work of the
Bureau, providing the framework for survey design, sample selection, data collection, tabulation,
Find resources on how to use geographic
data and products with statistical data, educational blog postings, and presentations.
The Geographic Support System
Initiative will integrate improved address coverage, spatial feature updates, and enhanced quality
assessment and measurement.
Work with interactive mapping tools
from across the Census Bureau.
Find geographic data and products such
as Shapefiles, KMLs, TIGERweb, boundary files, geographic relationship files, and reference and
Metropolitan and micropolitan areas are
geographic entities used by Federal statistical agencies in collecting, tabulating, and publishing
Find information about specific
partnership programs and learn more about our partnerships with other organizations.
Definitions of geographic terms, why
geographic areas are defined, and how the Census Bureau defines geographic areas.
We conduct research on geographic
topics such as how to define geographic areas and how geography changes over time.
Official audio files from the Census
Bureau, including "Profile America," a daily series of bite-sized statistics, placing current data
in a historical context.
infographics include information on the
Census Bureau's history of data collection, our nation's veterans and the American Community
Read briefs and reports from Census
Read research analyses from Census
Find information using interactive
applications to get statistics from multiple surveys.
Explore Census Bureau data on your
mobile device with interactive tools.
Find a multitude of DVDs, CDs and
publications in print by topic.
These external sites provide more
Download software to display, extract,
map, process, and/or tabulate census and survey data.
Learn more about our data from this
collection of e-tutorials, presentations, webinars and other training materials. Sign up for
Explore Census data with interactive
visualizations covering a broad range of topics.
If you have received a survey, this
site will help you verify that the survey came from us, understand and complete the form, and know
how we protect your data.
This is the 2020 Census redirect
National and state population totals
from the 2010 Census were released on December 21, 2010
The American Community Survey (ACS) is
a mandatory, ongoing statistical survey that samples a small percentage of the population every
The AHS is sponsored by the Department
of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.
The Economic Census is the U.S.
government's official five-year measure of American business and the economy.
Basic enumerations of population,
housing units, group quarters and transitory locations conducted by the Census Bureau at the
request of a governmental unit.
Collects data and measures change for
many topics including: economic well-being, family dynamics, education, assets, health insurance,
Most recent releases from the
Find media toolkits, advisories, and
all the latest Census news.
The Census Bureau's Director writes on
how we measure America's people, places and economy.
Find interesting and quirky statistics
regarding national celebrations and major events.
See what's coming up in releases and
Access to embargoed releases for news
and media outlets.
Information about the U.S. Census
Information about what we do at the
U.S. Census Bureau.
Our researchers explore innovative ways
to conduct surveys, increase respondent participation, reduce costs, and improve accuracy.
Learn about other opportunities to
collaborate with us.
Explore the rich historical background
of an organization with roots almost as old as the nation.
Explore prospective positions available
at the U.S. Census Bureau.
The Census Bureau is hiring across the
United States, search temporary positions
Please refer to our Vehicle Inventory and Use Survey web page for further details including: