County and City Data Book: 2007 (ICPSR 197)

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census


The County and City Data Book is the most comprehensive source of information about the individual counties and cities in the United States. It includes data for all states, counties, and cities with a population of 25,000 or more. It contains additional data for places with a population of 100,000 or more. Also included is a complete set of state maps showing all counties, places of 25,000 or more population, and metropolitan areas.

Information in the County and City Data Book covers the following topical areas: age, agriculture, births, business establishments, climate, construction, crime, deaths, earnings, education, elections, employment, finance, government, health, households, housing, income, labor force, manufactures, population, poverty, race and Hispanic origin, social services, and water use.

Files contain a collection of data from the United States Census Bureau and other federal statistical bureaus, governmental administrative and regulatory agencies, and private research bodies.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly (via County and City Data Book: 2007) for details on obtaining these resources.

Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    census data, cities, counties, demographic characteristics, economic conditions, education expenditures, employment, government expenditures, household composition, human services, industrial production, labor force, municipal services, population characteristics, states (USA), voting behavior

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available for distribution by ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.