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City-Data. How to access information from the website

The website City-Data offers detailed, informative profiles for every city in the United States. 
Click here to go to the website's home page:  City-Data

Look at tabs on the top menu bar and select Cities. Click on the link to NY.

  • Select the drop down bar under Filter Cites and select Bigger Cities. Type the city in the Box below that says Name.
  • The town will appear below the box as an interactive link. Select the link.
  • All the details for the town will appear such as income, population, crime, etc.

Interactive Map

  • You will also be able to access the interactive map from this page for a more detailed analysis of different sections/blocks of the city you are analyzing.
  • Scroll down the page until you see the map, then select the map.
  • Once at the map you can select an area of the United States to explore. Simply click on a state and an overview of the state will appear in a box next to the map. 
  • You can change the type of information that is displayed by selecting the Data drop down box and choosing a category. The information in the box will update to reflect the current category.
  • To view the map in a large screen, select the box with the four arrows.
    • You can use the zoom in and out buttons to narrow your search to cities, town and sections of towns or,
    • You can enter the zip code or town name in the search box in the upper right hand corner.
  • Once you zoom in on an area, you can compare sections and blocks of a neighborhood.