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Geographic Reference File--Names, 1990 (Census Version): [United States] (ICPSR 9731)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
This dataset contains the names that correspond with the 1990 Census high-level geographic area codes contained in the Topologically Integrated Geographic Encoding and Referencing System, or TIGER/Line files. Included are the record type, defining code(s), and name for each geographic entity.
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United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census. Geographic Reference File--Names, 1990 (Census Version): [United States]. ICPSR09731-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09731.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09731.v1
Scope of Study
Geographic Coverage: Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Micronesia (Federated States), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (state), North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Universe: The 50 states, the District of Columbia, and eight outlying areas of the United States.
Data Types: text
Data Collection Notes:
This collection contains files for each state, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and eight outlying areas of the United States.
Original ICPSR Release: 1992-05-12
- 2006-01-12 All files were removed from dataset 79 and flagged as study-level files, so that they will accompany all downloads.
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