An official website of the United States government
Here’s how you know
Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.
Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock (
A locked padlock
) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.
View Census Academy resources about the topic of Population & Housing Characteristics including Data Gems, courses, and webinars.
Metro Area J2J Flows and Earnings Data in the Manufacturing Sector
This presentation looks at hires and separation rates from job-to-job flows, and flows from and to persistent non-employment from 2001 to 2017.
Manufacturing Workers Age Profile and Implications for Earnings
This webinar discusses how the composition of the manufacturing workforce is changing through hires and separations and by age and wage.
2019 ACS 1-Year Pre-Release Webinar
This webinar will cover background information about the ACS, updates for this release, and where to find new data release information on the ACS website.
Providing Perspective during Covid-19 Using Census Data
The COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented changes across all industries, but has also hit some sectors harder than others.
Introduction to the American Community Survey
Discover the detailed social, demographic, economic, and housing statistics that the American Community Survey (ACS) provides for every community every year.
Tips & Tricks to Access Data on Ancestry and Foreign-born Populations
Discover the best way to access demographic, socioeconomic and housing data about foreign-born populations using data.census.gov.
OnTheMap: The Road to Employment Dynamics
This workshop is designed for data users who want to research local workforce and employment trends.
Taking the Pulse of American Households During COVID-19
Learn more about how the Federal government is using the Household Pulse data to understand how American households are affected by COVID-19.
Statistics of Army Veterans Transitioning into Civilian Labor Markets
The Veteran Employment Outcomes (VEO) are new Census Bureau experimental statistics on transitions of Army veterans into the civilian labor market.
Census Academy Webinar Series: Veterans in Our Communities
This presentation is an introduction to Veteran data that is readily available through the US Census Bureau’s website.
Census Academy Webinar Series: Exploring Asian Population Data
Join us to learn more about U.S. Census data collection and key concepts on Asian population and its subgroups.
Exploring American Indian and Alaska Native Data on census.gov
In this webinar, you will learn the differences between the American Indian and Alaska Native Population Groups data and the data for Tribal Areas.
In this webinar, we will dive into statistics available from the Census Bureau on women-owned businesses.
Collecting and Tabulating Ethnicity and Race Responses in 2020 Census
This webinar will provide you with a deeper understanding of how the questions and concepts of race and ethnicity are operationalized in the Census.
2020 Decennial Operations
This session will focus on how the 2020 Census is different than ever before, with an online response option, innovations in technology, and more.
How to Access Race, Ethnicity, Foreign Born, and Ancestry Data
Learn about how to access Decennial Census and American Community Survey (ACS) data about race, ethnicity, foreign-born (ACS only), and ancestry groups.
Our population statistics cover age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, migration, ancestry, language use, veterans, as well as population estimates and projections.
We measure the housing and construction industry, track homeownership rates, and produce statistics on the physical and financial characteristics of our homes.
Decennial Census of Population and Housing
The U.S. census counts every resident in the United States. It is mandated by Article I, Section 2 of the Constitution and takes place every 10 years.
Census Survey Explorer
Discover which surveys meet your criteria or needs. Search by topic, geography, and frequency of publication. This is a great place to jumpstart your research.