census data

GIS and the US 2020 Census

The 2020 Census promises to be the most technically advanced census undertaken, where data, for the first time, will be…

June 19, 2019

R and Census Mapping Webinar

Ari Lamstein invites interested participants to an upcoming webinar about using US Census data with R cohosted with Geography professor,…

March 30, 2017

Using Census Data to Define US Commuter “Megaregions”

Researchers analyzed Census data to map out commuter megaregions in the United States.

December 19, 2016

Assessing a School’s Economic Background Using GIS

I do pro bono GIS work from time to time, and a recent contribution was towards a local school that…

April 23, 2014

Census Map Tools

The Wall Street Journal has made a free online census mapping application available to the public.  To use the tool you have…

July 11, 2013

Census Data and Resources

The U.S. Census Bureau has released 2010 Census Demographic Profiles that can be viewed overlain onto Google Maps.  The 2010 Census Interactive…

February 2, 2016

Census Atlas of the United States

Available in PDF format, the Census Atlas of the United States is the first comprehensive atlas produced by the United…

November 5, 2014