Access Census data here.
Social Explorer provides easy access to demographic information about the United States, from 1790 to present. Create maps and reports based on decennial censuses of 1940 to 2010 and the American Community Survey. Includes over 40 billion data elements and 335,000 variables. Includes demographic and economic data, religion, election and carbon emissions data.
Local area data from the Census and many other sources.
To find available data for Detroit:
1. Browse by Location > City > Michigan > Detroit
2. Use the Find Data Series topic drop-down menu to see all available data
SimplyMap allows you to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business and marketing data.
SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that allows you to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business and marketing data. Data can be downloaded for use with other software such as Excel and GIS.
Background information on Census Topics.
Provides a resource to the history, politics, content, procedures, and uses of the decennial census of the American population, including the fallout from the 2000 census and recent issues affecting the administration of the 2010 count.
Directory listings for all U.S. residences and businesses. Choose US Businesses > Search > Advanced Search to get lists and maps of businesses by type (e.g., grocery stores).
White- and yellow-pages directory listings for all U.S. residences and businesses, supplemented with government information from the Bureau of the Census, etc. Searchable by ZIP code, SIC (Standardized Industrial Classification) codes, number of employees, etc. as well as by name, address, and telephone number.