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U.S. Census

Information on people, households, business, economics, geography and special topics.

Census Rolls

Census Rolls are released after 72 years- you can now access these documents through the National Archives for FREE!

The records for New York will now be indexed and searchable by name. The National Archives is looking for volunteers to help index the rest. If you are interested in helping go to Make History

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The U.S. Census information for Montana is available on the first floor? You can check them out- Call number C 3.940-5:P81/V.2/PT.4

Statistical Abstract

What is the Statistical Abstract?

The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web.

Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

Historical Statistics of the United States, 1789 - 1945
  PDF - 54.3 MB | ZIP - 54.3 MB

Bicentennial Edition: Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970
  Part 1 - PDF | ZIP - 52.2 MB
  Part 2 - PDF | ZIP - 66.1 MB

Statistical Abstract of the United States

The current Statistical Abstract