You can get TIGER/Line shape files from the ESRI website at:
You can get the Census information either from the American Fact Finder
A procedure to stich the shapefile with the Census 2000 BLOCK level data can
be obtained from:
Another website with useful links to Census data issues is:
>> PDonkor(a)mail.dot.state.de.us 09/27/01 05:20PM
Folks, Can anybody explain to me whether it is possible to get a
of a county based on 2000 census racial groupings, household by type,
population based on sex and age. l work with the Kent County MPO in Delaware
and our staff is trying to put together a map of our jurisdiction which
basically show the afore-mentioned categories. We are finding it difficult
to make a head way. Any suggestion will be very helpful.
Secondly, Nanda l am trying to get the guidelines on how to determine UA but
the url http://www.mcs.net/~berwyned/census/products/p12gis.html
. does not
work. Any idea on how to go about this?
From:Nanda Srinivasan [ SMTP:Nanda.Srinivasan@fhwa.dot.gov]
Sent:Friday, July 27, 2001 2:46 PM
Subject:[CTPP] Census Bureau issues corrections to Proposed Urban
Area criteria based on 2000 Census
The Census Bureau has released a second notice in the Federal Register on
July 27, 2001 that includes corrections and clarifications to their
original March 28 notice and additional information regarding specific
areas that might be adversely affected by the proposed criteria. The
comment period has been extended to August 27, 2001.
Attached is the notice in pdf format.
You can also access an HTML version of this document from the FHWA portal
on Census Geography issues at:
For further questions on the new notice, contact the Census Bureau
Geography Division by phone at (301) 457-1099, e-mail: ua(a)geo.census.gov
< mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org >, or by mail to: Geography Division/GAB, U.S.
Census Bureau, 4700 Silver Hill Road, Stop 7400, Washington, DC
20233-7400. When sending comments by e-mail, please include a telephone
number, street address, and professional/organization affiliation. The
Census Bureau portal for the UA Criteria is
Nanda Srinivasan << File: newfr.pdf >>