Tooltip Categories: Census Terminology

Geographic Regions

The four major regions of the United States for which data are presented in this report represent groups of States as follows: Northeast: Connecticut,

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An official count of the population in a particular area. In addition to counting the inhabitants of an area, censuses generally collect other details,

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Incorporated Place

An incorporated place is established to provide governmental functions for a concentration of people as opposed to a minor civil division (MCD), which generally

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