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Census Reference Publications

Censuses of Population: 2000

Census Data       Catalogs, Guides, Indexes Census History: 2000      Census Tracts: 2000   

Census Data

Census of Population and Housing Publications

This page contains links to all of the historical census reports from 1790 to 2010, including Census of Housing reports).
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A Guide To Locating Selected U.S. Decennial And Economic Census Publications In The Library Of Congress

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Census Reference Publications
      Censuses of Population
            Census Data
            Specific Censuses
            State Censuses
      Economic Censuses
Census Search Strategies
Current Business Reports
Special Censuses
LC Catalog Searches

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Note: Not all titles are available within these online individual census reports series. Those titles indicated as not available can be searched using the Library of Congress Online Catalog to determine LC holdings. Direct links to the catalog records pertaining to the 2000 Census are included below.

Your Gateway to Census 2000

Printed Census Reports

Note that only a small percent of census publications from Census 2000 are available in print. The majority of the data are online. The American FactFinder (AFF) is the primary place to access the latest data.

Summary Population and Housing Characteristics (PHC-1)
LC Call Number: HA201.122.C46 2002
LC Catalog Record: 2002485174

Summary Social, Economic and Housing Characteristics (PHC-2)
LC Call Number: HA201.122.C464 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2003619054

Population and Housing Unit counts (PHC-3)
LC Call Number: HA201.122.C464 2003b
LC Catalog Record: 2003616413

Social, Economic and Housing characteristics: Island Areas (PHC-4)
LC Call Number: HA4018.5.A4 2000
LC Catalog Record: 2003616413

Characteristics of American Indians and Alaska Natives by Tribe and Language (PHC-5)
LC Call Number: HA201.122.C464 2003a
LC Catalog Record: 2004368583

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Census History

Introduction to Census 2000 Data

Catalogs, Guides, Indexes

Census 2000 Basics [PDF format: 634 KB/ 19pp.]

Census Product Catalog

2000 Census Atlas, Glossary [PDF Format: 5.3MB/ 6p]

2000 Census Data Collection Terms, Decennial Management Division Glossary

Census Subjects A-Z

Using American FactFinder
Researchers may also sign up for email updates about American FactFinder.

The Who, What and Where of America: Understanding the Census Results
LC Call Number: HA201.122.W48 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2004272494

A reference and research guide to understanding the data from the Census 2000 long form questionnaire (Summary File 3). It includes tables, maps, charts and figures.

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Census Tracts: 2000

Census 2000 - Census Tract Relationship Files

Use these files to determine how 1990 census tracts relate to Census 2000 census tracts.

The Effects of Using Census Block Groups Instead of Census Tracts When Examining Housing Residential Patterns [PDF Format: 158.5. KB/ 6p]

Census Maps: 2000

Census 2000 Redistricting Maps
LC Call Number: G3701.F7 s000 .U5 CD
LC Catalog Record: 2003629383

Census 2000 Planned cartographic products
LC Call Number: G3701.E2 2000 .U5
LC Catalog Record: 2001624521

Demographic Guide to the U.S.: counties and selected places, 2000 Census edition
LC Call Number: G1201.E2B28 2003
LC Catalog Record: 2006629105

Includes subject rankings and thematic maps for selected data items, gazetteer area profiles and other data.

FAQ's Census Bureau Geography

Census Tutorials: 2000

U.S. Census Bureau. American FactFinder. How to Use American FactFinder

Select the Tutorials link on the left side of the page under Table of Contents to locate tutorials on such topics as topic search, geographical searches, working with search results, creating a map, and modifying a table.

Census Toolbox. American Library Association's Government Information Technology Committee Link Updated on 6/26/2007.

Census 2000 - University of Buffalo Libraries Link

Last Updated: 06/11/2015

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