Social Explorer Features

  • Creating an account

  • Available geographies

  • Symbology

  • Historical data availability

    As a general rule, data are available:
      - by Census block group and larger geographies 2000- most recent survey
      - by Census tract and larger geographies for 1940- 1990
       -by county and larger geographies for 1790- 1930

  • Side-by-side and slider maps

  • Create a report from a map

  • Map layers

  • Annotate map

  • Upload your own data

    You can upload your own point data to a map. It should be in .csv format and contain either longitude & latitude OR complete street addresses for points of interest. See more instructions.
    Sample dataset:

Data source: National Council for Education Statistics