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The American Community Survey

  • is an on-going survey
  • is sent to a small sample of the population
  • tells us what the population looks like and how it lives
  • helps communities determine where to locate services and allocate resources


2007 ACS Data Release

Preparing to use the 2007 ACS estimates? Find detailed information and guidance about the data products here.

Get Data - American FactFinder (AFF)

AFF Logo2007 ACS 1-year data available now

2005-2007 ACS 3-year data available starting December 9, 2008

National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month

Learn more about the importance of the American Community Survey for the American Indian and Alaska Native Population

Contact Us

Contact the American Community Survey Office by email or by phone at 1-888-456-7215, or visit for further information on the American Community Survey.

Coming Soon

Our site is undergoing new and exciting changes. Please check again as we move from this modest look to an expanded face for the American Community Survey. To receive periodic updates, please subscribe to the ACS Alert.

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  American Community Survey Office  |  Page Last Modified: September 30, 2008