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July 02, 2010

Class Exercises (Monday)

American FactFinder Exercises
[Summary data]
Introduction to American FactFinder
Unusual Poverty HotSpots
Not Ready for Prime Time: zip codes and census tracts
Not Ready for Prime Time: bulk downloads of zip code data
Dealing with Delays: What to do with a 2011 Release of Zip code data

"College town 'poverty' exposed: Low-income students help win grant money"
Stephen Koff and Bill Sloat | Cleveland Plain Dealer
September 17, 2006

Data from the Summary File Exercises
Poverty rates for places [Excel]
Vacancy data for Cleveland census tracts (Census 2000) [Excel]
Median Income for zip codes (Census 2000) [Excel]

Posted by sbriske at July 2, 2010 10:44 AM


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