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Exploring Appalachia (HONR 199) - Fall 2017
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Offers demographic, economic, and other resources on hometowns large and small
Community Profiles & Data
American Factfinder (US Bureau of Census)
Major source of U.S demographic and socioeconomic data for various geographic levels
Census Business Builder - Regional Analyst Edition (US Bureau of Census)
Provides easy access to information about the residents and businesses in a particular area. You can create user-defined regions made up of one or more areas if you wish.
Mapping and reporting application that shows where workers are employed and where they live in a particular area. It also provides data on age, earnings, industry distributions, race, ethnicity, educational attainment, and sex.
USA Chambers of Commerce
Directory of local and regional chamber of commerce sites. Chambers of commerce sites offer great information on the areas they serve to attract small business, new residents, and tourists.
Appalachian Regional Resources
Appalachian Regional Commission
A federal-state partnership that works with the people of Appalachia to create opportunities for self-sustaining economic development and improved quality of life
Appalachian Region Resources at Legacy Library
Shows resources that Legacy Library has to offer on various aspects of the Appalachian region
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