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1950 Census of Population: Volume 2. Characteristics of the Population

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This volume, in 54 parts, presents statistics on the size, distribution, and characteristics of the total population of the United States. Some summary data for the several States, Territories, possessions, etc., are also provided.

The major portion of the information compiled from the Census of Population of 1950 is contained in Volume I and Volume II, Characteristics of the Population. These final volumes first appeared in the form of three series of State bulletins:

  • Series P–A, “Number of Inhabitants”
  • Series P–B, “General Characteristics”
  • Series P–C, “Detailed characteristics”

Population Volume II comprises all three series of bulletins series P–A, P–B, and P–C. This volume is divided into U.S. Summary part, a part for each State, and parts for the Territories and possessions, each part comprising the three bulletins for that area.

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Download Part 1: United States Summary
zip   Full Report   [83.9 MB]

Download Part 2: Alabama
zip   Full Report   [43.7 MB]

Download Part 3: Arizona
zip   Full Report   [23.1 MB]

Download Part 6: Colorado
zip   Full Report   [30.6 MB]

Download Part 8: Delaware
zip   Full Report   [21.2 MB]

Download Part 9: District of Columbia
zip   Full Report   [13.9 MB]

Download Part 10: Florida
zip   Full Report   [50.2 MB]

Download Part 11: Georgia
zip   Full Report   [47.5 MB]

Download Part 12: Idaho
zip   Full Report   [17.0 MB]

Download Part 13: Illinois
zip   Full Report   [50.3 MB]

Download Part 14: Indiana
zip   Full Report   [61.3 MB]

Download Part 15: Iowa
zip   Full Report   [41.5 MB]

Download Part 16: Kansas
zip   Full Report   [27.7 MB]

Download Part 17: Kentucky
zip   Full Report   [33.4 MB]

Download Part 18: Louisiana
zip   Full Report   [32.6 MB]

Download Part 19: Maine
zip   Full Report   [20.6 MB]

Download Part 20: Maryland
zip   Full Report   [23.2 MB]

Download Part 23: Minnesota
zip   Full Report   [36.8 MB]

Download Part 24: Mississippi
zip   Full Report   [26.9 MB]

Download Part 25: Missouri
zip   Full Report   [51.4 MB]

Download Part 27: Nebraska
zip   Full Report   [35.0 MB]

Download Part 28: Nevada
zip   Full Report   [12.7 MB]

Download Part 29: New Hampshire
zip   Full Report   [14.2 MB]

Download Part 33: North Carolina
zip   Full Report   [37.4 MB]

Download Part 34: North Dakota
zip   Full Report   [18.1 MB]

Download Part 36: Oklahoma
zip   Full Report   [33.2 MB]

Download Part 39: Rhode Island
zip   Full Report   [21.9 MB]

Download Part 40: South Carolina
zip   Full Report   [33.9 MB]

Download Part 41: South Dakota
zip   Full Report   [19.7 MB]

Download Part 42: Tennessee
zip   Full Report   [53.6 MB]

Download Part 44: Utah
zip   Full Report   [24.8 MB]

Download Part 46: Virginia
zip   Full Report   [41.0 MB]

Download Part 47: Washington
zip   Full Report   [32.0 MB]

Download Part 48: West Virginia
zip   Full Report   [37.2 MB]

Download Part 49: Wisconsin
zip   Full Report   [39.1 MB]

Download Part 50: Wyoming
zip   Full Report   [18.3 MB]
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A Note on Language

Census statistics date back to 1790 and reflect the growth and change of the United States. Past census reports contain some terms that today’s readers may consider obsolete and inappropriate. As part of our goal to be open and transparent with the public, we are improving access to all Census Bureau original publications and statistics, which serve as a guide to the nation's history.

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