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$median household income
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113th Congressional Districts

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McKinney ISD, TX

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About this Session
This session is focused on using American Community Survey (ACS) demographic-economic data for analysis and decision-making. The web session is focused on ACS 2013 data with an emphasis small area data from the ACS 2013 5-year estimates. Equal focus is given to integrating multi-year ACS data with Census 2000, Census 2010 and non-Census data resources.

Topics covered in this session are technically oriented and intended for researchers, analysts and planners.

A "One-to-One" version of this session is available to meet the needs of a specific audience and optionally focused on specific geography, subject matter and application framework. Contact us (mention 1-to-1 session in text section) or call (888.364.7656) for more information.

We have structured this document/session as a combined reference and referral for your post-web session use. We conduct this session every few weeks with periodic updates and changing application focuses. An expanded version of this page is available to members of the ProximityOne User Group.

ProximityOne User Group. members may install any of the Level 1 software tools.

  • Presenter: Warren Glimpse (about)
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  • 2015 Sessions:
    ... see list of upcoming sessions
    ... these sessions cover both basic and a set of new topics

1. ACS Overview
ACS Main
  - understanding demographic characteristics and patterns
  - the role of ACS data in these applications

2. ACS 2013
ACS 2013 Main
  - overview & key reference resources

3. Geography
  - metros
  - counties
  - cities/places
  - school districts
  - Public Use Microdata Areas
  - congressional districts & legislative districts
  - census tracts
  - ZIP code areas
  - block groups

4. Subject Matter
  - scope of subject matter
  - subject matter data finder methods and resources

5. Data Products & Access
5.1. Online
    - Non-Census
    - FactFinder
5.2. API
    - Census API
    - uding the DEDE
5.3. Data Files

Review of Selected Interactive Demographic-Economic Tables
ACS 2012/2013 5 year estimates
- Census tract
- ZIP Code area
- School district
- Cities/place
- U.S., state, metro, county

ACS 2012/2013 1-year estimates
- U.S., states, metro
- Congressional District
- PUMA -- Public Use Microdata Area

6. Creating and Using Time Series Datasets

7. Custom Estimates Using Microdata Files
- about microdata; potential and limitations
- ACS PUMS data
- developing custom estimates using PUMS data

8.Demographic-Economic Estimates and Projections
- county projections to 2060; potential and limitations
- relationship to Census Bureau estimates
- 2060 interactive table
- analyzing projections

9. Mapping & Visual Pattern Analysis
- putting the GIS project together
- using the GIS project
- extending/updating the GIS project
- using the underlying tabular data

Support Using these Resources
Learn more about demographic economic data and related analytical tools. Join us in a Decision-Making Information Web session. There is no fee for these one-hour Web sessions. Each informal session is focused on a specific topic. The open structure also provides for Q&A and discussion of application issues of interest to participants.

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Additional Information
ProximityOne develops geographic-demographic-economic data and analytical tools and helps organizations knit together and use diverse data in a decision-making and analytical framework. We develop custom demographic/economic estimates and projections, develop geographic and geocoded address files, and assist with impact and geospatial analyses. Wide-ranging organizations use our tools (software, data, methodologies) to analyze their own data integrated with other data. Follow ProximityOne on Twitter at Contact ProximityOne (888-364-7656) with questions about data covered in this section or to discuss custom estimates, projections or analyses for your areas of interest.

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