When choosing the best place to live, demographics can play an important role in your decision. If you’re of retirement age, you might not want to live in an area with a lot of children or college age adults and if you’re starting a family, you would want other children for your little ones to play with nearby.
Use these two links to help narrow down your areas of interest.
Interactive Census Map
This interactive map allows you to focus in on one area, by county or zip code, and view the population, ages/sex, races, ethnicities, and household size of the area.
US Census Fact Finder
This search will bring you straight to the facts which are presented in an easy to read table form. Just type in the zip code or city you’re interested in and click the most recent census link.