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Census Resources - Federal: Finding Print in Alexander Library

A brief guide to Federal census data.

Under Construction

           

 

Please note: Due to a shift of the materials in the Census Area,

some STACK numbers and SECTIONS listed here

are out-of-date.

The information in red is being updated as time permits.

Census Volumes in Alexander Library

Print volumes from the Federal decennial census and other censuses (such as those for agriculture, economics, and manufacturing) are located in the Census Area (STACKS 102-106) in the DOCUSR section of the government publications collection on the first floor or Alexander Library.

CENSUS YEARS STACK SECTION
Agriculture [see also 9th Census - Industry & Wealth (Stack 102D)] 1860+ 104 D - H
American Housing Survey [see Current Housing Reports]      
Annual Housing Survey [see Current Housing Reports]      
Annual Survey of Manufactures 1949+ 106 D
Business - Retail 1930+ 105 A & B
Business - Wholesale 1930+ 105 B
Business - Services includes Banks, Hotels, Radio Broadcasting 1933+ 105 C
Business [see also Financial, Insurance & Real Estate Industries]      
Commercial Fisheries 1963 & 1967 105 A
Construction 1930+ 105 A
Current Housing Reports - H-121 1990+ 106 B
Current Housing Reports - American Housing Survey, H-150 (previously Annual Housing Survey); (+fiche) 1973+ 106 B
Current Housing Reports - American Housing Survey, H-170 (previously Annual Housing Survey) 1974+ 106 B-C
Current Housing Reports - American Housing Survey, H-151 (previously Annual Housing Survey) 1973+ 106 B
Current Housing Reports - American Housing Survey, H-171 (previously Annual Housing Survey) 1974+ 106 C
Economic - includes Characteristics of Bus. Owners; Minority Owned; Women Owned  1972+ 105 C
Economic - Geographic Reference Manual 1977+ 105 C
Economic - Outlying Areas 1972+ 105 C
Economic [see also Business, Commercial Fisheries, Construction]      
Economic [see also Enterprise Statistics, Manufactures]      
Economic [see also Mining/Mineral Industries/Transportation]      
Enterprise Statistics [NOTE: 1977 is in microfiche] 1958+ 105 C
Financial, Insurance & Real Estate Industries 1992+ 105 C
Governments - GC series 1977+ 105 D
Governments - GE series (Government Employment) 1976+ 105 D
Governments - GF series (Government Finances) 1974+ 105 D
Governments - State & Local Governments - Special Reports 1974+ 105 D
Housing 1940 - 1990 105 C - H
Housing 1990+ 106 A
Housing - Characteristics of Housing Units 1980 105 G
Housing - Detailed Housing Characteristics 1990 106 A
Housing - General Housing Characteristics 1990 105 H
Housing - Metropolitan Housing Characteristics 1970 - 1980 105 G - H
Housing - Subject & Supplementary Reports 1970 - 1980 105 G - H
Housing [see also Population]      
Manufactures [see also 4th-9th Census - Industry & Wealth (Stack 102D)] 1810+ 106 C - D
Mining/Mineral Industries [includes Mines/Quarries, Petroleum, Coke & Build. Stones] 1880+ 106 E
Miscellaneous Census Docs. [includes Water Power, Crime, Pauperism, Public Debt, etc.] 1790 - 1940 102 D - E
Mortality and Vital Statistics 1850 - 1940 102 D - E
Outlying Areas - Economic [includes Guam, Alaska, Hawaii, & Puerto Rico] 1972+ 105 C
Population 1790 - 1970 102 D - H
Population 1980 - 1990 103 A - H
Population 1990+ 104 A - C
Population - Census Tracts 1940 - 1970 102 E - H
Population - Census Tracts 1980 103 C - E
Population - Census Tracts & Block Number Areas 1990 103 F - H
Population - Census Tracts & Block Number Areas 1990 104 A
Population - Congressional Districts 1980 103 D
Population - Congressional Districts 1990 103 H
Population - Congressional Districts 1990 104 A
Population - Detailed Population Characteristics 1980 103 B - C
Population - General Population Characteristics 1980 103 A
Population - General Population Characteristics 1990 103 E
Population - General Social & Economic Characteristics 1980 103 A - B
Population - General Social & Economic Characteristics 1990 103 E - F
Population - Population & Housing Units 1990 103 E
Population - Subject Reports 1990 103 F
Population - Summary Characteristics for Government units & SMSAs 1980 103 E
Population - Summary Population & Housing Characteristics 1990 103 H
Population - Summary Social, Economic, & Housing Characteristics 1990 104 A
Population - Supplemental Reports 1980 103 D
Population - Supplementary Reports 1990 104 A
Population & Housing [see Population]      
Retail [see Business]      
Services [see Business]      
Transportation 1880+ 106 F
Vital Statistics and Mortality 1850 - 1940 102 E - F
Wholesale [see Business]      
SPECIAL NOTE: Additional Census materials for the state of NJ are shelved in the glass walled seating area adjacent to the hallway at the front of the government publications collection.      
SPECIAL NOTE: For early special reports (1790-1890) see Stack 102D and 48D-E.      
SPECIAL NOTE: Additional materials are available on CD, DVD, & online.  Ask at Reference.