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Mapping Census Data

This guide lists key sources of Census data covering both the latest releases from the current 2000 Census and data going back to 1790. Print and electronic sources are included.


Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at Boston College
GIS is a software system that allows data to be mapped at various geographic levels. B.C. also supports more advanced desktop mapping tools such as ArcGIS. Boston College supports the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in teaching, research and administrative projects.
To learn more about GIS software and services see Finding Spatial Data for Mapping

Interactive Mapping