The following resources may be useful in gaining additional information on the Demographic indicators we’ve showcased on our site.
One of the world’s largest sources of data and analysis. The basic data collection conducted every 10 years is required by the U.S. Constitution and provides population reporting, various data estimates and analyses in both English and Spanish. One particularly useful Census tool is the American Fact Finder, which provides the ability to search data and reports by many factors, including demographic types and zip code. For a summary of Census Bureau data tools, click here.
Is an important initiative of the U.S. Census Bureau, samples 3 million households annually to provide updates between each 10-year data collection. Currently, the American Community Survey provides estimates for the nation, states, and individual communities with a population of 65,000 or more.
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) is the regional planning agency serving the people who live and work in the 101 cities and towns of Metropolitan Boston.
The mission of the Commission is to advance women toward full equality in all areas of life and to promote rights and opportunities for all women. The Commission exists to provide a permanent, effective voice for women across Massachusetts.
A directory of non profit organizatons located in Essex County. The Directory is searchable by community and topic area.