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Data and Statistics about the U.S.
A portal to statistical data sources from U.S. government web sites.
Decennial Census Reports by Decade, 1790-2010
A repository of publications produced in connection with the decennial census.
Explore Census Data (data,census.gov)
Data.census.gov is the platform to access data and digital content from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Google Dataset Search
Google Dataset Search is a version of Google’s search engine that can specifically be used to search for Datasets in a wide variety of fields from all over the world. According to Google, their Dataset Search has indexed around 25 million Datasets and you can access them all to obtain useful data. Anyone is free to download and use these Datasets for research, education, business analytics, etc.
Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970 (United States Bureau of the Census)
Two-volume compilation of historical statistics originally produced for the Bicentennial. Includes more than 12,500 time series, mostly annual, providing a statistical history of U.S. social, economic, political, and geographic development during periods from 1610 to 1970. Available in PDF format from this page.
International Statistical Data and Links to International Statistical Agenmcies
Comprehensive list by country, compiled by the U. S. Census Bureau. NOTE: Scroll to bottom of web page for the list.
State of the Cities Data System (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development)
The State of the Cities Data System provides data for individual Metropolitan Areas, Central Cities, and Suburbs.
Statistical Abstracts Series (Statistical Abstract of the United States), 1878-2012
The Statistical Abstract of the United States was published annually by the Census Bureau from 1878 to 2012 and compiled detailed social, economic, and demographic data of the country. All of the published volumes are available on this page.