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Using Census Data
Find Census information, read topical essays, explore trends
The sub-page Census Examples illustrates possibilities for search and display.
Ancestry (Library Edition) This link opens in a new window
Includes detailed Census and Voter List records from 1790 to 1930. See Best Search Methods - By Location
for help. Scroll down to find "US Census Collection" to choose a year and browse for Northampton or Amherst detailed enumeration schedules.
Social Explorer 1790+ This link opens in a new window
Easy access to U.S. demographic information from 1790 to present. To get started, select "Maps
" or "Reports
", then select the census year & geography. Generate maps, reports on the data you choose.
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