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Note: Updates of socioeconomic indicators in this format will be eventually phased out. Most of the data is available through ERS’s Atlas of Rural and Small-Town America.

Socioeconomic indicators like poverty rates, population change, unemployment rates, and education levels vary geographically across the U.S. ERS has compiled the latest data on these measures, with maps and data display/download, allowing users to identify and compare States and counties on these indicators.

Choose the indicator to view:

Data are also available for download in Excel.

Last updated: Thursday, April 02, 2015

For more information contact: Timothy Parker