Demographic Data Tools

United States Census Bureau

  • Decennial population data at the national, state and county/city level.  Wide range of demographic and economic data available including age, race, income, and housing breakdowns. Quick Facts available.
  • American Fact Finder
  • Detailed annual population characteristics.

Virginia Performs

The Mapping section of this site allows you to select and view certain Virginia Performs data, for example, percent of Virginia citizens without health insurance by region or locality on an online Virginia map. You can mix or match this data among regions, localities (counties or cities), etc.

The Weldon Cooper Center at UVa

The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service is the designated state office for census data.  Provides interim population estimates.

    • Comprehensive catalogue of demographic, economic, industry, government, and occupational data links


Easy to use data on states, counties, and county or metro areas. Graphs, charts, and side-by-side comparisons are available. There are tools for calculating distress as defined by the federal goverment as well.