Category Archives: Data Tools

New Findings on Metropolitan and Micropolitan America and Change Between 2000 and 2010

Written by:  Marc Perry and Steven Wilson Within metro and micro areas, what were the geographic patterns of population growth between 2000 and 2010? How did growth compare in the central and outlying census tracts of the areas? How did … Continue reading

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2011 American Community Survey Estimates Tell Us about our Communities

Written by: James B. Treat Do you want to know more about statistics for your local community, such as educational attainment, how many people have health insurance, poverty rates or commute times? Have you ever wondered what the median income … Continue reading

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Tracking Health Insurance Trends for Small Counties

Written by: Wes Basel Today, the Small Area Health Insurance Estimates (SAHIE) program released estimates for 2010 of the number of insured and uninsured for counties and states nationwide. The program also provides a Web-based interactive tool that allows you … Continue reading

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Measuring America’s Economy and Delivering Economic Indicators on the Go

Written By: William Bostic How do you stay on the pulse of America’s Economy, one that is constantly changing? Now you will have economic indicators available at your fingertips with today’s release of our first-ever mobile app. America’s Economy gives … Continue reading

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FactFinder is More than Just a Website

Written By: Jeff Sisson Some devoted Census Bureau data users have recently posted concerns about American FactFinder and its cost. We’ve had a lot of this feedback since it launched late last year and many improvements based on that customer … Continue reading

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