Learn how to prepare tabular census data files for input into ArcGIS Desktop, how to download the corresponding geographic TIGER/Line files and how to join the two together to display the tabular data within the ArcMap environment.
Demographic and Business Data Series
Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps for future population projections and current business and consumer data.
Learn how to extract tabular data and export maps and presentations for all of the population census data from 1790 to present.
Learn about the numerous data products released by the U.S. Census Bureau, including topics and variables, release frequency and availability of the particular geographic units. The best online interfaces for accessing the particular data you need will also be covered.
Learn about all the various geographic units at which the U.S. Census Bureau tabulates data and how to select the most suitable geographic unit based on your research needs and data availability.
- Legal Boundaries
- Statistical Boundaries
- Census boundary update frequency
- Selecting the most appropriate geographic unit for your work