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American FactFinder: Finding Data About Your Community

by Gregor Smart

 

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Did you you know that  the city of  Boston has a population of 617,594, the median age of its residents is 30.8, or that the city has 49,667 companies? 

You’ll learn this and  more with the American FactFinder database from the United States Census Bureau.  Make American FactFinder your first stop when searching for demographic data.  

Coverage includes the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas.  Try searching on your desired geographic location using the Community Facts tab.  Here you’ll find a variety of topics such as Population, Age, Business & Industry, Education, Housing, Income, Origins & Language, Poverty, and Veterans.

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