United States

American FactFinder
Central source for demographic, economic, and geographic data from the Census Bureau. Tips and tutorials are available from the U.S Census. See also free recorded webinars from the GPO (Government Printing Office) and the U.S. Census Bureau
2010 Census
Has Population Finder; Press and Media; and Census Briefs and Reports. Use "See More" feature to find resources such as Look at Your Community (down to the block level); Guide to State and Local Census Geography; and 2010 Census Demographic Profiles.
Census 2000
News and reports on the 2000 census.
1990 Census
Statistics from the 1990 census.
United States Historical Census Data Browser
Covers Census statistics from 1790 to 1960. Choose the year and then data needed.


Regional Economic Data (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
The "Texas Regional Report" has a compilation from an analysis of 12 economic regions in Texas. Can scroll down to read more about an overview of population, income, jobs, wages, and education trends of one or more economic regions. The option to "Select a County/Region" will link to its region’s information only.
Texas Population Projections Program (Texas State Data Center)
Population projections for Texas counties and the state as a whole from 2015 through 2050.
Texas State Data Center
Part of a national network, the TSDC is Texas' "official source of demographic, economic, and social statistics produced by the Census Bureau." State Data Centers provide training and technical assistance for anyone interested in finding and using the data: local governments, the business community, and the general public.
Various economic reports and information from the Texas Comptroller.

Other Guides

Statistical Insight (WTAMU only)
This database from ProQuest provides indexing, abstracting, and selected full-text for U.S. government statistical publications including: select tables from U.S. government and business reports (1999 - present); U.S. Federal statistical publications (coverage from 1973); International statistical publications from the UN, EU, OECD, etc. (coverage from 1983); and U.S. state government, business, and research institute statistical publications (coverage from 1980).
Statistical Resources on the Web: Demographics
For statistics on Population, Social, Economic Characteristics, Poverty. Very thorough guide to finding demographic and housing statistics online.
Government Information: Statistics on Education
Links to United States and Texas resources with statistics on elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education.
A central site that had easy access to statistics provided by the more than 100 federal agencies which produce statistics of interest to the public. After the Removal of the FedStats Website in February 2018, a comparable source is not available. Some archived content is freely available through 2015 from the Internet Archive Wayback Machine . Some current Data and Statistics about the U.S. are available from usa.gov.
U.S. Census Bureau
The Census Bureau strives to collect timely, relevant, and quality data about the people and economy of the United States. Search by keyword or browse lists of available subjects.
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