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Census American Community Survey

The American Community Survey is a census report that helps provide communities with up-to-date information on citizens for planning and investment needs. It includes survey questions for each household about its residents, including information about age, income, household ownership, and family relationships.

Read more about the survey on the US Census Bureau website.

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Census American Community Survey

Number of People in Household

Address

Primary Person

Last Name

First Name

Sex

Age

Date of Birth

Is person of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin?

Other Hispanic, Latino, Spanish

What is Person's Race?

American Indian Principal Tribe

Other Asian

Other Pacific Islander

Other Person

Last Name

First Name

How is this person related to primary person?

Sex

Age

Date of Birth

Is person of Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin?

Other Hispanic, Latino, Spanish

What is Person's Race?

American Indian Principal Tribe

Other Asian

Other Pacific Islander

Housing

Which best describes this building?

About when was this building first built?

Year built after 2000

When did primary person move into this house, apartment, or mobile home?

On how many acres is this house or mobile home?

In the past 12 months, what were the actual sales of all agricultural products from this property?

Is there a business (such as a store or barber shop) or a medical office on this property?

How many separate rooms are in this house, apartment, or mobile home?

How many of these rooms are bedrooms?

Amenities

Hot and cold running water?

A flush toilet?

A bathtub or shower?

A sink with a faucet?

A stove or range?

A refrigerator?

Telephone service from which you can both place and receive calls?

Computers / Internet

At this house, apartment, or mobile home – do any members of this household own or use any of the following computers?

Other Computer Type

At this house, apartment or mobile home – do any members of this household have access to the Internet?

At this house, apartment or mobile home – do any members of this household subscribe to the Internet using…

Other Internet Service

How many automobiles, vans, and trucks of one-ton capacity or less are kept at home for use by members of this household?

Heating

Which FUEL is used MOST for heating this house, apartment, or mobile home?

Electric

LAST MONTH, what was the cost of electricity for this house, apartment, or mobile home?

OR

Other electricity cost

Gas

LAST MONTH, what was the cost of gas for this house, apartment, or mobile home?

OR

Other gas cost

Water and Sewer

LAST MONTH, what was the cost of water and sewer for this house, apartment, or mobile home?

OR

Other water and sewer cost

Oil, Coal, Kerosene, Etc.

LAST MONTH, what was the cost of oil, coal, kerosene, wood, etc. for this house, apartment, or mobile home?

OR

Other fuels cost

IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS, did you or any member of this household receive benefits from the Food Stamp Program or SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)?

Is this house, apartment, or mobile home part of a condominium?

What is the monthly condominium fee?

Is this house, apartment, or mobile home...

What is the monthly rent for this house, apartment, or mobile home?

Does the monthly rent include any meals?

Ownership Details

Answer questions in this section if any member of this household OWNS or IS BUYING this house, apartment, or mobile home.

About how much do you think the house and lot, apartment, or mobilehome (and lot, if owned) would sell for if it were for sale?

What are the annual real estate taxes on THIS property?

What is the annual payment for fire, hazard, and flood insurance on THIS property?

Do any members of this household have a mortgage, deed of trust, contract to purchase, or similar debt on THIS property?

How much is the regular monthly mortgage payment on THIS property?

Does the regular monthly mortgage payment include payments for real estate taxes on THIS property?

Does the regular monthly mortgage payment include payments for fire, hazard, or flood insurance on THIS property?

Do any members of the household have a second mortgage or a home equity loan on THIS property?

How much is the regular monthly payment on all second or junior mortgages and all home equity loans on THIS property?

What are the total annual costs for personal property taxes, site rent, registration fees, and license fees on THIS mobile home and its site?

Person Details

Where was person born?

Name of state

Name of foreign country

Is person a citizen of the United States?

Year of naturalization

When did person come to live in the United States?

At any time IN THE LAST 3 MONTHS, has this person attended school or college?

What grade or level was person attending?

What is the highest degree or level of school this person has COMPLETED?

Grade 1 through 11?

Major(s) of any BACHELOR’S DEGREES person has received.

Ancestry or origin

Does person speak a language other than English at home?

What language?

How well does this person speak English?

Did person live in this house or apartment 1 year ago?

Where did person live 1 year ago?

Health

Is person CURRENTLY covered by any of the following types of health insurance or health coverage plans?

Is person deaf or have does person have serious difficulty hearing?

Is person blind or does person have serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses?

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, does this person have serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions?

Does person have serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs?

Does person have difficulty dressing or bathing?

Because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition, does this person have difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor’s office or shopping?

What is person's marital status?

Marital Information

In the past 12 months, did this person get:

Married?

Widowed?

Divorced?

How many times has person been married?

In what year did person last get married?

Children / Grandchildren

Has person given birth to any children in the past 12 months?

Does person have any of his/her own grandchildren under the age of 18 living in this house or apartment?

Is grandparent currently responsible for most of the basic needs of any grandchildren under the age of 18 who live in this house or apartment?

How long has grandparent been responsible for these grandchildren?

Armed Forces

Has person ever served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces, Reserves, or National Guard?

When did person serve on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces?

Does person have a VA service-connected disability rating?

What is person's service-connected disability rating?

Employment Info

LAST WEEK, did person work for pay at a job or business?

LAST WEEK, did person do ANY work for pay, even for as little as one hour?

Work Last Week

At what location did person work LAST WEEK?

Is the work location inside the limits of that city or town?

Outside Limits Details

Name of county

Name of US state or foreign country

ZIP code

How did person usually get to work LAST WEEK?

How many people, including person, usually rode to work in the car, truck, or van LAST WEEK?

What time did person usually leave home to go to work LAST WEEK?

How many minutes did it usually take person to get from home to work LAST WEEK?

Last Week No Work

LAST WEEK, was person on layoff from a job?

LAST WEEK, was person TEMPORARILY absent from a job or business?

Has person been informed that he or she will be recalled to work within the next 6 months OR been given a date to return to work?

During the LAST 4 WEEKS, has person been ACTIVELY looking for work?

LAST WEEK, could person have started job if offered one, or returned to work if recalled?

When did person last work, even for a few days?

During the PAST 12 MONTHS (52 weeks), did person work 50 or more weeks? Count paid time off as work.

How many weeks DID person work, even for a few hours, including paid vacation, paid sick leave, and military service?

During the PAST 12 MONTHS, in the WEEKS WORKED, how many hours did person usually work each WEEK?

Current or Most Recent Job Activity

In most recent job, person was:

Is person on active duty in the Armed Forces?

Armed Forces branch

Name of company, business, or other employer

What kind of business or industry was this?

Company is mainly:

What kind of work was person doing?

What were person’s most important activities or duties?

Income in the Past 12 Months

Wages, salary, commissions, bonuses, or tips from all jobs.

Self-employment income from own non-farm businesses or farm businesses, including proprietorships and partnerships.

Interest, dividends, net rental income, royalty income, or income from estates and trusts.

Social Security or Railroad Retirement.

Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

Any public assistance or welfare payments from the state or local welfare office.

Retirement, survivor, or disability pensions.

Any other sources of income received regularly such as Veterans’ (VA) payments, unemployment compensation, child support or alimony.

What was this person’s total income during the PAST 12 MONTHS?