New Reference Book: Census Atlas of the United States: Census 2000 Special Reports, U. S. Census Bureau
By Lura Sanborn - Research & Instruction Librarian January 7th, 2010
Census Atlas of the United States: Census 2000 Special Reports, U. S. Census Bureau, 2007.
Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 912 Un3C
Over 250 pages of maps and data reflect characteristics of the United States. Comparative historical data is often included.
Compare the percentage of foreign born residents from in England in 1900 to 2000 (pg 151), look at a map of the U.S. presenting commuters leaving home before 6 a.m. in 1990 and also 2000 (pg 191), consider the child-to-woman ratio across the U.S. in 2000 (pg 81) or examine multi-generational households across the U.S. in 2000 (pg 81).
View the online version HERE.
Helpful for: Humanities IV, American History, Social History, Statistics