Category Archives: Web Transformation

Challenge to Hackers: Use New Software Kit to Create Apps that Benefit Cities

Written by: Avi Bender Since the U.S. Census Bureau launched its open API (application programming interface) in 2012, we have listened to developer feedback and continued to make improvements to the tool. Our latest update, the City Software Development Kit … Continue reading

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Where Do You Want to Dwell?

New Census Mobile App Showcases Local Statistics for People on the Go Written by: Stephen Buckner America has always been a nation on the move. Whether you are looking for a career change or a new neighborhood to call home, … Continue reading

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How Can Developers Use American Community Survey Statistics to Answer Real-World Questions?

Written by: Logan Powell Last summer, the Census Bureau launched its first application programming interface (API), giving developers access to a variety of data sets, including the American Community Survey five-year estimates. These estimates provide statistics for every neighborhood in … Continue reading

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Easy Exploration into Your Community’s Statistics

Easy Stats: Your Source for Easy-to-Use Data, At Your Fingertips Written By: Nancy Potok Yesterday we released Easy Stats, one of the latest web technology tools developed by the U.S. Census Bureau to make our data quicker and easier to … Continue reading

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Census Bureau App Leads Digital Transformation

Written by: Avi Bender From the time the U.S. Census Bureau became a permanent agency in 1902, it has been known as “the nation’s fact finder.” At the time, and for many decades thereafter, it released the results of its … Continue reading

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