Resources for finding demographic, economic and social data on U.S. communities
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2015
- American Factfinder
Major source of U.S demographic and socioeconomic data for various geographic levels.
- County Business Patterns
Annual series that provides county-level economic data by industry. Information includes number of establishments, and employment and payroll data.
- North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
Standard used by Federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy. Also useful in searching business-related research databases such as LexisNexis and Business Source Complete.
Directory information on U.S. and Canadian business listings. Search by company name, geographic area, business type, SIC code, yellow page listing, revenue, location, number of employees or any combination of the above.
- College Navigator
Consists primarily of the latest data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), a core federal government higher education data collection program
- Ohio County Profiles
Contain data compiled from sources such as the U.S. Census Bureau and other reliable sources