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U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 3), 2000

Metadata Updated: December 6, 2023

The U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 3), 2000 data set contains grids of demographic and socioeconomic data from the year 2000 U.S. census in ASCII and GeoTIFF formats. The grids have a resolution of 30 arc-seconds (0.0083 decimal degrees), or approximately 1 square km. The gridded variables are based on census block geography from Census 2000 TIGER/Line Files and census variables (population, households, and housing variables). This data set is produced by the Columbia University Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN).

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023
Publisher SEDAC
Identifier C179001956-SEDAC
Data First Published 2006-05-31
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2006-05-31
Category USCG, geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
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Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
Citation Seirup, L., and G. Yetman. 2006-05-31. U.S. Census Grids (Summary File 3), 2000. Version 1.00. Palisades, NY. Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).
Creator Seirup, L., and G. Yetman
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Harvest Object Id e34297be-d440-4fd9-9621-4c73ab05de6f
Harvest Source Id 58f92550-7a01-4f00-b1b2-8dc953bd598f
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
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Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -180.0 17.0 -65.0 72.0
Program Code 026:001
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Release Place Palisades, NY
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 3604093bb3a16c0192571cb172e21f3d598c5a10cf04363931fd74dd458557c7
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2000-04-01T00:00:00Z/2000-04-01T00:00:00Z

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