Census data (United States)


In the United States, the census provides a wealth of data. Three key data repositories are highlighted:
- On The Map - "The Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics (LEHD) program is part of the Center for Economic Studies at the U.S. Census Bureau. The LEHD program produces new, cost effective, public-use information combining federal, state and Census Bureau data on employers and employees under the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership."
Text from: https://lehd.ces.census.gov/
- American Fact Finder - "American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys. For more information see Using FactFinder and What We Provide."
Text from: https://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml
- TIGER Products - "TIGER products are spatial extracts from the Census Bureau's MAF/TIGER database, containing features such as roads, railroads, rivers, as well as legal and statistical geographic areas. The Census Bureau offers several file types and an online mapping application."
Text from: https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/tiger.html

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