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Cultural Research Assignment: Research Your Community

For Reading Class

Researching Your Community


 For Community College demographics:

 Mississippi Community College Board Statistical Data

For State & Community demographics:

U.S. Census - Type your Zip Code in the search box to find Age, Gender and Race, Demographic and Housing Estimates (Age, Sex, Race, Households and Housing, ...) data for your community.  For more information, look at the Related Searches info to the right of your search.

Data USA - Look at the bottom for further info on the state's economics, education, housing and health.

Mississippi Today - Variety of data on health, education, economics, political and population.

 For Community Health statistics:

Mississippi State Department of Health - Find vital health statistics at the state and county level.

For Mississippi State Financial statistics:

Mississippi State Government - Information on state spending, revenue, budget, travel, contracts, workforce, etc. - many by city and county.

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Mary Beth Applin