Demographic data from the Census of Population and Housing (2010), and information from the American Community Survey (2006-2008) which provides information on languages spoken at home. Search by city, county, zip code, etc.
PRINT a factsheet for your community: go to the "Quick Start" search box, and type in something under "geography" (like a zip code or city). In the search results, look for the "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010".
START here: you can create a slide show of maps and graphs to export to powerpoint for your presentation. Offers access to reports and interactive maps for the U.S. Census, 1790 through present.You can compare the county or local demographics to find out if your school demographics are similar to those of the community.Under Reports, select Social Explorer Estimates to narrow your data to census tract level.
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