The Who, What, and Where of America: Understanding the American Community Survey (County and City Extra) (Hardcover)

The Who, What, and Where of America: Understanding the American Community Survey (County and City Extra) By Shana Hertz Hattis (Editor) Cover Image
By Shana Hertz Hattis (Editor)


The Who, What, and Where of America is designed to provide a sampling of key demographic information. It covers the United States, every state, each metropolitan statistical area, and all the counties and cities with a population of 20,000 or more. Who: Age, Race and Ethnicity, and Household Structure What: Education, Employment, and Income Where: Migration, Housing, and Transportation Each part is preceded by highlights and ranking tables that show how areas diverge from the national norm. These research aids are invaluable for understanding data from the ACS and for highlighting what it tells us about who we are, what we do, and where we live. Each topic is divided into four tables revealing the results of the data collected from different types of geographic areas in the United States, generally with populations greater than 20,000. -Table A. States -Table B. Counties -Table C. Metropolitan Areas -Table D. Cities In this edition, you will find social and economic estimates on the ways American communities are changing with regard to the following: -Age and race -Health care coverage -Marital history -Education attainment -Income and occupation -Commute time to work -Employment status -Home values and monthly costs -Veteran status -Size of home or rental unit This title is the latest in the County and City Extra Series of publications from Bernan Press. Other titles include County and City Extra, County and City Extra: Special Decennial Census Edition, and Places, Towns, and Townships.

About the Author

Shana Hertz Hattis has worked as an editor and writer for over a decade. Her work has spanned the fields of hospitality, health, business, and popular culture. She earned her bachelor's degree in journalism and master's degree in education degrees from Northwestern University. Hattis's other titles for Bernan include Crime in the United States, Vital Statistics of the United States: Births, Life Expectancy, Deaths, and Selected Health Data, and State Profiles: The Population and Economy of Each U.S. State.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781641435055
ISBN-10: 1641435054
Publisher: Bernan Press
Publication Date: December 30th, 2021
Pages: 536
Language: English
Series: County and City Extra