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How to Create a Map from Scratch Using data.census.gov

Learn how to create a map using data you found on the Census Bureau’s main data search platform, data.census.gov. In this tutorial, we give you an overview of the functionality available on data.census.gov when working with maps, using data found in table S1501, Educational Attainment, for all the counties in Idaho and the Idaho Falls metro area, as an example.

For more guidance on using our site, please visit our Resources page: www.census.gov/data/what-is-data-census-gov.html

2020 Island Areas Censuses Technical Documentation:

Technical documentation: www.census.gov/programs-surveys/decennial-census/technical-documentation/island-areas-censuses.html

You can send your questions or comments on data.census.gov, Census API, or Microdata Access to: census.data@census.gov


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Page Last Revised - January 12, 2023
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