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Census Tract Data, 1960: Elizabeth Mullen Bogue File (ICPSR 2932)

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The 1960 Census Tract files were originally created by keypunching the data from the printed publications prepared by the Bureau of the Census. The work was done under the direction of Dr. Donald Bogue, whose wife, Elizabeth Mullen Bogue, completed much of the data work. Subsequently, the punchcards were converted to data files and transferred to the National Archive and Records Administration (NARA). ICPSR received copies of these files from NARA and converted the binary block-length records to ASCII format.

Series: Census Tract Data, 1940, 1950, 1960, and 1970: Elizabeth Mullen Bogue Files Series

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DS7:  Ft. Smith, Arkansas - Download All Files (6.1 MB)
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DS9:  Bakersfield, California - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS11:  Los Angeles-Long Beach, California - Download All Files (11 MB)
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DS18:  Stockton, California - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS21:  Pueblo, Colorado - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS22:  Bridgeport, Connecticut - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS24:  New Britain, Connecticut - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS25:  New Haven, Connecticut - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS26:  Norwalk, Connecticut - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS34:  Tampa-St. Petersburg, Florida - Download All Files (6.7 MB)
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DS35:  Atlanta, Georgia - Download All Files (6.7 MB)
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DS36:  Augusta, Georgia - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS37:  Columbus, Georgia - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS38:  Macon, Georgia - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS39:  Savannah, Georgia - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS40:  Honolulu, Hawaii - Download All Files (6.5 MB)
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DS41:  Chicago, Illinois - Download All Files (10.6 MB)
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DS42:  Decatur, Illinois - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS43:  Peoria, Illinois - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS44:  Rockford, Illinois - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS45:  Evansville, Indiana-Kentucky - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS46:  Ft. Wayne, Indiana - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS48:  Indianapolis, Indiana - Download All Files (6.7 MB)
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DS49:  Muncie, Indiana - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS50:  South Bend, Indiana - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS51:  Davenport, Iowa - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS56:  Topeka, Kansas - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS57:  Wichita, Kansas - Download All Files (6.4 MB)
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DS58:  Lexington, Kentucky - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS59:  Louisville, Kentucky-Indiana - Download All Files (6.6 MB)
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DS60:  Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS61:  Monroe, Louisiana - Download All Files (6.1 MB)
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DS62:  New Orleans, Louisiana - Download All Files (6.7 MB)
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DS63:  Shreveport, Louisiana - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS64:  Portland, Maine - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS69:  Lawrence, Massachusetts-Haverhill, New Hampshire - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS72:  Pittsfield, Massachusetts - Download All Files (6.1 MB)
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DS73:  Springfield-Chicopee-Holyyoke, Massachusetts - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS74:  Worchester, Massachusetts - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS75:  Ann Arbor, Michigan - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS77:  Flint, Michigan - Download All Files (6.4 MB)
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DS78:  Grand Rapids, Michigan - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS80:  Kalamazoo, Michigan - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS81:  Lansing, Michigan - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS82:  Muskegon, Michigan - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS83:  Saginaw, Michigan - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS90:  Las Vegas, Nevada - Download All Files (6.1 MB)
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DS91:  Manchester, New Hampshire - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS92:  Atlantic City, New Jersey - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS93:  Jersey City, New Jersey - Download All Files (6.6 MB)
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DS95:  Paterson-Cliffton-Passaic, New Jersey - Download All Files (6.8 MB)
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DS97:  Albuquerque, New Mexico - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS98:  Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York - Download All Files (6.5 MB)
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DS99:  Binghamton, New York - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS101:  New York City, New York - Download All Files (15.9 MB)
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DS104:  Utica-Rome, New York - Download All Files (6.4 MB)
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DS106:  Durham, North Carolina - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS107:  Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS125:  Portland, Oregon-Washington - Download All Files (7 MB)
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DS126:  Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania-New Jersey - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS128:  Erie, Pennsylvania - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS138:  Providence, Rhode Island-Pawtucket, Massachusetts - Download All Files (6.7 MB)
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DS146:  Abilene, Texas - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS148:  Beaumont, Texas - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS149:  Corpus Christi, Texas - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS151:  El Paso, Texas - Download All Files (6.3 MB)
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DS152:  Ft. Worth, Texas - Download All Files (6.6 MB)
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DS153:  Galveston-Texas City, Texas - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS155:  Laredo, Texas - Download All Files (6.2 MB)
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DS160:  Texarkana, Texas-Arkansas - Download All Files (6.1 MB)
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Study Description

Citation

Bogue, Donald. Census Tract Data, 1960: Elizabeth Mullen Bogue File. ICPSR02932-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2000. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02932.v1

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Funding

This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
  • United States Agency for International Development
  • University of Chicago. Social Sciences Division
  • National Science Foundation

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   census data, census tract level, censuses, demographic characteristics, ethnicity, historical data, household composition, housing, housing conditions, population

Geographic Coverage:   Abilene, Akron, Alabama, Albany (New York), Albuquerque, Allentown, Altoona, Ann Arbor, Arizona, Arkansas, Atlanta, Atlantic City, Augusta, Austin, Bakersfield, Baltimore, Baton Rouge, Beaumont, Bethlehem, Binghamton, Birmingham, Boston, Bridgeport, Brockton, Buffalo, California, Canton, Charleston (South Carolina), Charlotte, Chattanooga, Chicago, Chicopee, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Clifton, Colorado, Colorado Springs, Columbia (South Carolina), Columbus (Georgia), Connecticut, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Davenport, Dayton, Decatur, Delaware, Denver, Des Moines, Detroit, District of Columbia, Duluth, Durham, Easton, El Paso, Elyria, Erie, Evansville, Fall River, Flint, Florida, Fort Smith, Fort Wayne, Fort Worth, Fresno, Gadsden, Galveston, Gary, Georgia, Grand Rapids, Green Bay, Greensboro, Greenville, Hamilton, Hampton, Harrisburg, Hartford, Haverhill, Hawaii, Hazleton, High Point, Holyoke, Honolulu, Houston, Illinois, Indiana, Indianapolis, Iowa, Jackson (Michigan), Jacksonville, Jersey City, Johnstown, Kalamazoo, Kansas, Kansas City (Missouri), Kentucky, Lancaster, Lansing, Laredo, Lawrence, Lexington, Lima, Lincoln, Little Rock, Long Beach, Lorain, Los Angeles, Louisiana, Louisville, Lowell, Lubbock, Macon, Madison, Maine, Manchester, Maryland, Massachusetts, Memphis, Miami, Michigan, Middletown, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Missouri, Mobile, Monroe, Montgomery, Muncie, Muskegon, Nashville, Nebraska, Nevada, New Bedford, New Britain, New Hampshire, New Haven, New Jersey, New Mexico, New Orleans, New York (state), Newark, Newport News, Norfolk, North Carolina, Norwalk, Odessa, Ogden, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Oregon, Orlando, Passaic, Paterson, Pawtucket, Pennsylvania, Peoria, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Pittsfield, Portland (Maine), Portsmouth, Providence, Pueblo, Raleigh, Reading, Rhode Island, Richmond, Rochester (New York), Rockford, Rome (New York), Sacramento, Saginaw, Salt Lake City, San Angelo, San Antonio, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Santa Barbara, Savannah, Schenectady, Scranton, Seattle, Shreveport, Sioux City, South Bend, South Carolina, Spokane, Springfield (Massachusetts), Springfield (Missouri), Springfield (Ohio), St. Louis, St. Paul, St. Petersburg, Stamford, Steubenville, Stockton, Superior, Syracuse, Tacoma, Tampa, Tennessee, Texarkana, Texas, Texas City, Toledo, Topeka, Trenton, Troy, Tucson, Tulsa, Tyler, United States, Utica, Virginia, Waco, Washington, Waterbury, Waterloo, Weirton, West Virginia, Wheeling, Wichita, Wichita Falls, Wilkes-Barre, Wilmington (Delaware), Winston-Salem, Wisconsin, Worchester, York, Youngstown

Time Period:  

  • 1960

Date of Collection:  

  • 1960-04

Universe:   All persons and housing units in the United States.

Data Types:   aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

The first two records in each file are city- and metro-level data with a record length of 3,612. The other records are tract-level data with a record length of 2,742. Both record types have 442 variables.

Methodology

Data Source:

publications of the United States Government (Record Group 287)

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  • 2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 176 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.

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