Last Updated: Jan 31, 2013
- U.S. Census Bureau
Start by choosing California from the Quick Facts pulldown menu on the left side of the screen.
From the California page, choose your city or county from the pulldown menus and click Go.
Click the link labeled "Want more? Browse more data sets for . . . " on the right side of the screen to see detailed information about social, economic, and demographic characteristics. You can also use the Back to Search link at the top of these page to choose from many different topics.
- RAND California database
Contains a wealth of county-level and (and some city-level) statistics on health care, crime, business, education, etc.
From the opening screen, try a keyword search on the name of your city. Do the same with the name of your county.
You can also use the California Statistics link to browse the different categories.
- California Department of Finance: Demographic Research Unit: Reports and Research Papers
Demographic information by county and city, including estimates and projections.
The links below take you to lists of books in the Library Catalog. The lists include both hard copies and e-books.
- CSU Stanislaus Business Resources
Many great resources for finding magazine, journal and newspaper articles and for researching company and industry information.
- Citing Sources
Information on citing sources using various citation styles, including APA, MLA, and Chicago styles.